Accession Number : AD0505555

Title :   Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 39th Engineer Battalion (Combat).

Descriptive Note : Operational rept. for quarterly period ending 31 Jul 69.

Corporate Author : ADJUTANT GENERAL'S OFFICE (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 10 AUG 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : During the report period the battalion concentrated increased effort on the upgrade and maintenance of QL-1 from QUANG NGAI to MO DUC. In addition to this LOC project, the battalion was given the responsibility for the upgrade of an additional 16 km of QL-1 from MO DUC to DUC PHO. Other projects during the period included the construction of 11 defensive bunkers and 2 observation towers for CHU LAI Defense Command, the upgrade of the DUC PHO helipad, the repair of 6 bridges on QL-1 and minesweeps of 59.1 km of QL-1 daily.

Descriptors :   (*ARMY OPERATIONS, VIETNAM), (*MILITARY ENGINEERING, VIETNAM), TOWERS, HELIPORTS, BRIDGES, CONSTRUCTION, WALLS, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, VEHICLES (U) MINE CLEARANCE, LAND MINES, IRRIGATION SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE