Accession Number : AD0507519

Title :   Lessons Learned, Headquarters, 39th Engineer Battalion.

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

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

Report Date : 31 OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : During the report period, the Battalion continued to concentrate its effort on the upgrade and maintenace of OL-1 south of CHU LAI. In addition to the LOC projects, a land clearing platoon was formed by Headquarters Company and operated under the operational control of the 9th Engineer Battalion (USMC). Other projects included the completion of the DUC PHO Helipad renovation (FS807378), the resumption of the 27th Surgical Hospital revetment project at CHU LAI, repair of water damage and minesweeps of 58 kilometers along OL-1.

Descriptors :   (*ARMY OPERATIONS, VIETNAM), (*MILITARY ENGINEERING, VIETNAM) (U) ROADS, CLOSE SUPPORT, EARTH HANDLING EQUIPMENT, CONSTRUCTION, ROAD BUILDING EQUIPMENT, BRIDGES, REVETMENTS, MAINTENANCE EQUIPMENT, DRAINAGE, ARTILLERY, UNDERGROUND STRUCTURES, MINE CLEARANCE, SOIL MECHANICS, CASUALTIES, AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, MILITARY INTELLIGENCE, CARGO VEHICLES, RECOVERY VEHICLES, ARMY EQUIPMENT, TRAILERS, TRACKED VEHICLES, HOISTS

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE