Screaming Eagles Through Time
April 1968
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April 1 - Paratroopers of the 1st and 2nd Brigades and the 3rd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division launched Operation Carentan II in the same AO as Carentan I.

April 5 - A platoon of NVA were spotted in an open field north of Hue by an FO of the 1st Bn. (Abn), 501st Inf. and blasted by the guns of the 1st Bn. (Abn), 321st Arty. Twenty-two enemy soldiers were killed. Airborne infantrymen from C Co., 1st Bn. (Abn), 501st Inf., engaged the enemy on two successful ambush attempts and fought a two-hour battle north of Hue resulting in 21 enemy killed for the day's action.