Operation Tailwind Documentary

In 1970 a Special Forces SOG team consisting of 16 Americans and 120 Mountangard mercenaries embarked on their deepest-ever “Over The Fence” mission acting as a diversionary force for a large CIA operation going 40 plus miles further into Laos from the Vietnam border than ever before. The teams were surrounded by enemy forces encountering 72 plus hours of constant combat. During the constant fighting, The team overran a NorthVietnemes camp and seized the largest and most valuable collection of enemy intelligence documents ever recovered in the Vietnam war.

This extremely successful Multi-Service mission was OPERATION TAILWIND

This documentary is the first time all 3 Branches have come together to connect and recount this amazing mission