, Bucher's final duty included the mining of Haiphong Harbor in North Vietnam.
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posted on 01/29/2004 3:54:32 PM PST
Actually, Bucher's final duty was DE-mining Haiphong harbor. The US was required to do this under the Paris Peace Accords which ended the Vietnam war.
The actual mining of Haiphong was done in May 1972 by Navy aircraft.
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