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President Lyndon B. Johnson, with General Westmoreland, MACV officer commanding, decorating soldiers in Vietnam, October The drama was unfolding.

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General William Westmoreland in Photo,South Vietnam during the Vietnam conflict.

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“ General William Westmoreland talks with troops of 1st Battalion, 16th Regiment of 2nd Brigade of U.S. 1st [Infantry] Division at their positions near Bien Hoa in Vietnam, 1965. (AP Photo)  ”

“ General William Westmoreland talks with troops of 1st Battalion, 16th Regiment of 2nd Brigade of U.S. 1st [Infantry] Division at their positions near Bien Hoa in Vietnam, 1965. (AP Photo) ”

William Westmoreland. Westmoreland decided on a war of attrition, one in which the enemy body count was the key measure of merit, and “search and destroy” was the dominant tactical approach. In response to repeated requests from Westmoreland for more forces, the American commitment eventually grew to well over a half million troops.

William Westmoreland. Westmoreland decided on a war of attrition, one in which the enemy body count was the key measure of merit, and “search and destroy” was the dominant tactical approach. In response to repeated requests from Westmoreland for more forces, the American commitment eventually grew to well over a half million troops.

Gen. William Westmoreland and Robert McNamara, Vietnam, July 10, 1967

Defense Secretary McNamara and Gen. William Westmoreland, commander U. Forces in Vietnam, sit with muffler type radio earphones as they ride in helicopter toward the DMZ on McNamara's first field trip during his current visit to Vietnam, July (AP Photo)

Commanding in Vietnam: General William Westmoreland

Commanding in Vietnam: General William Westmoreland

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Find out more about the history of William Westmoreland, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

Find out more about the history of William Westmoreland, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com

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1966 Spartanburg South Carolina Gen William Westmoreland as Scout Wire Photo

1966 Spartanburg South Carolina Gen William Westmoreland as Scout Wire Photo

General William Westmoreland, Commander, US Military Assistance Command Vietnam (left) and Lieutenant Colonel Ivan ‘Lou’ Brumfield, Commanding Officer of 1RAR, leave a US army helicopter before inspecting IRAR’s defences at Bien Hoa airbase, June 1965.

General William Westmoreland, Commander, US Military Assistance Command Vietnam (left) and Lieutenant Colonel Ivan ‘Lou’ Brumfield, Commanding Officer of leave a US army helicopter before inspecting IRAR’s defences at Bien Hoa airbase, June

Gen. William Westmoreland

Gen. William Westmoreland

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