22 August
IP: 71.47.132.190

1967…Two heavy mortar and small arms attacks at Lang Vie. Mining incident on Route 9 west of Dong Ha. One NMCB-11 Seabee was wounded.
…NMCB-133 August Seabee of the Month named. BUR2 S.S. Cotman.
…RADM J.V. Bartlett, Prospective COM3NCB; CAPT A.R. Marschall, COM30NCR & Accting COM3NCB; CAPT J.M. Hill, Jr., Prospective COM32NCR; and CDR R,M, Fluss, CO NMCB-4, visited NMCB-121 at Camp Campbell.
…NMCB-10 deployed to Camp Kinser, Okinawa as the Pacific Fleet Alert Mobile Construction Battalion
…An NMCB-4 detail of 6 men under SWC J.A. Revis departed Camp Hoover for An Hoa for the purpose of constructing strongbacks and shelters.
…General of the Army Omar Bradley interviewed 5 men and 2 officers from NMCB-4 at 30NCR.
…The NMCB-4 Advance Party with LT R.B. Thatcher as OIC departed Camp Hoover fo CONUS.
…RADM J.B. Bartlett, Prospective COM3NCB, and CAPT J.M. Hill, Prospective COM32NCR, visited NMCB-3’s camp

1968…CDR W.L. Wilson and LT J.L. Henley conducted the annual COMCBPAC Management Inspection of the NMCB-71 Operations, Training, and Administrative Departments.
…NMCB-62 Detail Whiskey, consisting of 25 men, departed Camp Haskins South for the An Hoa Airfield to construct 26 tent frames, 4 shower buildings, and two 50 foot observation towers for the 3/27 Marines.
…NMCB-7 celebrated the 17th Anniversary of its Commissioning with a ceremony in the Messhal. The men were addresses by CAPT A.W. Walton and CDR J.C. Rickels. The Ceremony was also attended by CDR W.K. Hartell, CO NMCB-11.
…NMCB-3 mortar alert at 0230 due to attack on FOB4 Special Forces Camp. Reaction Squads manned the lines until secured at 0600. No NMCB-3 casualties; no enemy rounds fell in Camp Faulkner.
…NMCB-3 Reaction Squads manned the lines from 1800 until 0600 23 August due to enemy movement in the area.
…One rocket attack on Quang Tri
…Camp Evans received five rocket rounds, none of which landed within Camp Haines. NMCB-4 was in Defense Condition I from 1923 to 2005.
…NMCB-7 Detail Alpha in the vicinity of Ca Lu (XD 982521) reported that a dozer was stripping a hillside area and hit an unknown type explosive device with no casualties of equipment damage experienced.

1969…At 0134 Rocket Condition was set at Camp Adenir when ten enemy 122mm rocket rounds impacted on the Da Nang Air Base. No rounds landed within the NMCB-4 perimeter. At 2315 Rocket Condition was set again. As earlier, no rounds impacted within the NMCB-4 perimeter.

1970…NMCB-62 Detail Vicksburg, consisting of five Bravo Company personnel, deploye to Quang Ngai to construct a power distribution system.


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