Diary 6-12 Nov 1968
6 Nov - [field strength] 543. 4 & 6. Quiet nite. Scts - Stand down to 1230. Op'd road to Bragg ; convoy to & from Grant.
7 Nov - [field strength-no entry] 5 & 6. Quiet nite. Scts & C Co. - Same [as 6 November]
5th day - no rain
8 Nov - [field strength] 564. 6 & 4. Quiet nite. Scts & C Co. - Same. Grant closed.
Letter ML & Shirley
6th day - no rain
9 Nov - [field strength] 564. 7 & 5.Quiet nite. A Co. (+Flame)(+1 plat B Co.) - Open Road from Buell to CP Green. Closed 1730.
Letter Mary Lou
7th day - no rain
10 Nov - [field strength] 580. [highest number recorded] 3 & 5. Quiet nite. (B 1-27 Arty replaced by C 1-27). C Co. (+Flame & 2 TKS) - Opened road to FF. TKS fired at NBD and returned.
No mail. Picked up passport
8th day - no rain
11 Nov - [field strength] 564. 67 malaria [no mention of vehicle status] A Co. - Escorted engineer work party on Mo Cong highway.
Sent 2d box Hold Baggage
Farewell party - received statues & plaque.
12 Nov - [field strength-no entry] Quiet nite. Move to Thien Nhom [maybe Thien Ngon] (FSB Ord) (7.5 km S of Cambodia)
A Co. - depart Rawlins 0630; escort engr to AVLB site; secure road; rollup with convoy.
B Co. - Cordon & search. [Detained for questioning by RVN authorities] 43 suspects (28 Draft Dodgers, 3 VCI, 12 released. Moved to FSB Rawlins.
Illegitimi nil carborundum