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11 July 1969
Submitted by: Dave Fogg

3rd Bde 4th Inf Div
Bn (1/35) Forward Fire Base
LZ Ruth ZA168528

Unit Locations:
1/35th CP is at LZ Ruth
B Co 2/35 ZA152523
C Co 2/35 ZA157546
A Co CP ZA134575
B Co CP ZA095546
C Co CP ZA982285
C Co 1st plt at Rock Quarry
C Co 23 at LZ Oasis
D Co CP at ZA123530
Recon CP at LZ Ruth
4.2 Mortar plt at LZ Ruth

Summary: Log opened at 0001 hours 11 July 1969. Unit locations: At LZ Ruth ZA168528; Battalion Headquarters Support (S-4 Forward); A Company at ZA134575; B Company at ZA095546; C Company at ZA982285; D Company at ZA123530; Recon CP at LZ Ruth; 4.2" mortar platoon located at LZ Ruth ZA168285; Headquarters and Headquarters Company Support (S-4 Forward) at LZ Oasis; At Base Camp (Camp Enari); Battalion Headquarters (Rear).

1205 hours (C) A Co ZA134576 detained 5 individuals during a cordon and search of Plei Ko Bo (2). Names; Hyin popular force VC, Tong popular force VC, To VC supply cadre, Hyach VC supply cadre, Lot Guerrilla platoon leader on blacklist. All will be evacuated to IPW.

2125 hours (C) Recon reports hearing 60mm mortar tubes popping about 1300 meters north of LZ Ruth.

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