LZ BALDY—Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 9th Artillery recently
fired its 500,000th round in support of the Ivy’s 3rd Brigade. Major
General Samuel Koster, Americal Division commander pulled the lanyard
firing the memorable shell.
The l05mm round was fired from Landing Zone Uptight, south of
Chu Lai where the 3rd Brigade is conducting Operation Muscatine with
the Americal Division.