19 June 0800
Spot Report-A Co 3rd platoon at grid 737298 had 1 MAP detonate. Results were: 2 NVA KIA, found 1 AK-47, several chicoms, and was wearing green shorts, long sleeve green shirt, NVA canteen, 1 US pistol belt, 1 pack....other man dressed the same.
19 June 1425
Spot Report: From A Co at 1100 hrs at grid 742295 had a MAP detonate....Results were: 2 KIA whose age 24 years old, dark complexion, healthy: 3-4" of hair on top and short sides.Wearing dark blue long sleeve shirt & blue green long pants and Ho Chi Minh's...Had AK-47(1954) 1 magazine w/29 rounds and 1 chambered and carried on full automatic. 1 Chinese pistol sn/# 12000018.
19 June 1715
Spot Report: From A Co at grid 746296 3rd platoon
had a MAP go at grid 746296...results: 1 NVA KIA.
20 June 0030
Spot Report; from Bde: C Co 4/3 3rd platoon at grid BS 503762 While in a ambush position and engaged 3 VC at 15 meters, results: 2 VC evaded West. 1 VC KIA, CIA 2 Chi- com hand grenades, 1 AK-47 w/banana clip, negative friend -ly casualties.
20 June 1735
Spot Report- A Co 3rd platoon had 2 personnel walk into their ambush. Blew one claymore and engaged w/sa fire at grid 748300. Results: 2 NVA KIA. 1st NVA:was wearing long khaki pants, black shirt, Ho Chi Minh sandals, 2nd NVA: white shirt, long khaki pants, Had 5 chicoms grenades (made of mackerel cans). 1 AK-47 KB 1370, 1 Ak-47 with folding stock, (10C2437-1955 Russian) 1 parachute from flare, 1 plastic bowl, 3 1/2 pounds of rice. NVA moving light: both had full banana clip magazines: 25-28 years old. Engaged at 130 ft..first took claymore blast...2nd man 20-30 ft back turned and evaded North. Engaged w/sa fire at 50 meters and resulting in KIA.
21 June 1940
Spot Report: A Co CP and 40 had a MAP detonate at 1845 at grid 727310. Results were : 1 NVA KIA. Approx 20-25 years of age, short hair cut, wearing blue shirt and blue shorts, negative footgear. CIA: 1 web belt w/bronze buckle with 5 point star, 2 pouches from M-79 bandoleer tied on belt. 1 pouch contained 1 round AK-44 ammo...negative ID or wallet, negative wallet papers of any kind. 1 GI sand bag tied to a belt, 1 VN spoon, 2 oz of salt, 2 packs of c-ration coffee, 1 VN lighter, 1 P-38, 1 AK-44 bolt action weapon (sn#C1781) Moving South to North towards RS point.
21 June 2315
C Co 4/3 DTG 211430 Jun 70 at grid BS494751. 2 detainees, 1 chicom 10,000 piaster.
22 June 0905
Spot Report: From Recon at grid 685313. observed a VC/NVA NDP in high elephant grass. Residue from camp-fires has area big enough for 50-75 men and is 2-3 weeks old. 50 meters to the South is a trail leading NS and it is filled with punji stakes to the South for 75 meters.
22 June 1720
Spot Report-TMF at 1640 hrs. had sensor reading of 5 packs moving SW-NE at 2 mph, confirmed by metal. Engaged with 10 rounds HE 4.2 & 12 rounds HE 105, at grid 600409.
22 June 1930
From D Co CP had a trip flare go off in front of bunker # 13 at 1930 hrs. Checking further, Negative results.
23 June 1545
At 1415 hrs A Co at grid 727310 CP had a MAP detonate: result: 1 NVA KIA 25-30 years old. Hair 3-4 " on top, short on side, 1 GI bush hat with hippie head band, short khaki shirt over T shirt. 1 nylon pistol belt with silver buckle, GI plastic poncho, 1 square piece of parachute, 1 empty GI sandbag rigged as a pack, 1 GI field dressing....Negative weapons or ID or documents, Personnel was moving West to East into A Co resupply area-where they had placed the MAP. A new MAP was replaced in the area.
23 June 2200
Spot Report: From Rcn DTG 231000 Jun 70 at grid BS673296 had 1 MAP go off and will check in the morning to Bde.
24 June 0535
Spot Report: From TMF, 158-C DTG 240535 Jun 70 at BS 61153961, observed 4 personnel moving W 2 mph...Engaged at 0540 hrs. w/ 24 rounds HE 105mm & 10 rounds HE 4.2...results: unknown.
24 June 1030
Spot Report: From Recon at 0920 hrs. at grid 672297. Had MAP detonate....Recon CP moved W to check. Received S/A fire for about 10 minutes from West. No casualties or damage. Found 1 NVA KIA by MAP and killed 1 NVA w/SIA that had been wounded by MAP. Heard talking and found a bandage on trail in area where they had took fire. Think at least 1 more NVA was in the area but escaped. KIA were 20-25 years old. One in GI fatigue pants, other in black shorts, neither had on shirts. CIA: 1 AK-47w/magazine and 1 SKS, 1 GI pistol belt, canteen and first aid pack,..no documents. traveling east found 1 US grenade and 1 chicom.
24 June 1130
At grid 613474 FO from 6/11 Arty spotted 2 sampan's on the river bank and didn't spot any personnel in area. Engaged With B 6/11 Arty...Results: 2 sampan's were destroyed by Arty.
25 June 1416
From TMF 251416 Jun 70 at grid 65853761, 3 personnel were observed moving West at 3 mph-heat detection confirmed. Compounded 10 HE 4.2 with results: unknown. Helix 32 V.P. the area with negative finding.
25 June 1730
Spot Report-D Co 1st platoon 1st squad-engaged 1 VC/NVA at grid 724311 with 6 rounds, 1 KIA with a approx age of 35 years old and wearing a tan shirt and green shorts. He was carrying a blue pouch of banana's, machete, 1 US M-33 frag grenade. Platoon was moving North on a large trail, Element observed VC/NVA on trail that was parallel to the large trail. VC was moving N out of banana trees.
25 June 1845
Dust off requested for B Co at grid 6634404, which is a routine dust off and completed at 1841 hrs. Line # 80 Cardwell D. Wooten Sp/4 unk bite on buttocks.
26 June 1025
Spot Report: D Co 261017 Jun at grid 726327. A MAP detonated at grid 726327 with 1st platoon 1st squad...Results: 1 VC/NVA KIA-man wearing long sleeve shirt and long pull on pants-dirty grey. Enemy was moving North and person was 25-30 years old. He was carrying a machete...Hair was short on sides and long on top...no shoes. Grids changed 726327-724311.
26 June 1540
Sport Report: From D Co at grid 722312. 1st platoon found 2 old hooches still serviceable, 1 was 5'x5' & the other was 5'x 8'and there were 3-4 bundles of leaves from about 2 days ago. Found 2 bunkers dug 3-4 feet into hill with 2'x 2' opening. Equipment in the area: old cooking pot, bush hat, pith helmet, bottle half full of kerosene. Evidence of several old fires in area.Trail running NE-SW and water within 200 meters. Farther down the hill was an area 200' wide and about 1/4 mile long, all rice paddies, a large garden area, banana trees and potatoes plant (mature). Barefoot tracks on dikes still fresh-4 hoes used to work rice paddies.
27 June 0840
D Co 2nd platoon at grid 719315 DTG of event 270758. 1st squad of 2nd platoon found 1 lean-to 9'x9'x4' high, approx 5-6 months old and behind lean-to were holes 3'x3' for protection. Also two hooches 12'x12'x 6' high, approx 9-12 months old on trail running NE-SW. 3 old baskets on the ground. Purple smoke had been dropped in the area. Also while moving up creek bed this morning and observed many cultivated rice paddies that were mixed with grass. Creek was dammed up and there were troughs going into paddies. Area shows oblivious signs of recent and heavy use.
27 June 0945
Beacon Data Beacon 364 on station 08250933 off station, Ord 22x 500 lb bombs with 100% coverage-16 bombs dropped, 1 secondary fire, target grid 63504830.
27 June 1112
D Co 3rd platoon 1st squad located 3 huts 6'x 10'-new and in good condition. Element found 3 baskets, 1 old parachute, 3 bundles fresh bamboo, fresh ashes, 1 pick axe. Believe area has been used within the Also found 6 6'x6' huts with side deteriorated... Also 8 bunkers 3'x4' w/partial overhead cover. Three tunnels in bunkers 2'x3'. Numerous small trails and one large trail running N-S ...Activity within the last day.
27 June 1420
Spot Report-B Co at 1330, at grid 659407, 2nd squad 3rd platoon, found 4 huts 5'x 10'. 1 hut had cooking utensils and broom inside. Found 1 hut 15' x 15' w/table inside and tunnel under hut. Found 1 tunnel 5'x20'x 20'. 1 cave 40'x10'x25' w/entrances from N-S-E and 1 hole with 3'x4' entrance into room 6'x5'x8', 2 trails coming uphill and 3 down hill into the area. Found powder charge for 155 round. 3 full M-16 magazines wrapped in NVA plastic, grave in area. Area used in the last 3 months.
28 June 0430
Beacon Data: Rn 374, on station 0255 off 0340...Engaged with 22 x 500 lb bombs on a suspected enemy location with 100% coverage. SEL BS 63002940...produced secondary explosion.
28 June 1145
From Bde C 4/3 DTG 280825 at grid 505780. C Co received 30 rounds from sniper fire and 2 -M-79 rounds from 150 meters with negative casualties. Element engaged with Arty and small arms fire-resulting in 1 NVA WIA. 3rd platoon maneuvered on NVA 20 meters to their E and engaged with small arms fire-resulting in 1 NVA KIA ...20 years old wearing green uniform, CIA 1 AK-47, 3 AK-47 magazines w/86 rounds, 1 US frag grenade, 1 chicom frag. All CIA equipment sent to LZ 411.
28 June 1330
From D Co CP DTG of Event 281250 at grid 716314. One MAP detonated at 1250 hrs. at grid 717314. The CP element moved into check results where at grid BS716314 they received 2 rounds of small arms. They fired 81mm mortar behind area of fire and had Arty doing the same as they moved into search area. Element had negative results from the mech.
29 June 0001
During the day plans were coordinated with Bde for jump move to LZ CADET.
There were negative significant events of military importance in the AO today.
30 June 0001
Bde Element on LZ Cadet. There were negative significant events of military importance in the AO today.