Palace Dog

Palace Dog was a United States Air Force covert operation to support the Royal Laotian Government in its military operations during the Laotian Civil War portion of the Vietnam War. It, in tandem with the Raven FACs was partially—in fact, largely—responsible for Laos becoming the most heavily bombed country in the history of the world. Palace Dog, Project 404, and the Raven FACS principal task was the supply of forward air controllers for close air support to the CIA's Clandestine Army.

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Establishment of Palace Dog/Project 404
... Palace Dog was established, containing two components Raven FACs and Project 404 ... As Palace Dog grew to about 120 men stationed in Laos, with a maximum of 22 being Ravens, there were about 100 engaged in Project 404 ... The end result of Palace Dog was a unique chapter in warfare, in which a guerrilla force was supported by an air force stationed largely behind enemy lines ...

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