• 7th MarinesMap Locator-VietNam-I Corps

    2010-9-19 · Rock Crusher BT 105428 Sheet 6640 II Tam Ky Thuong Duc CIDG ZC 142533 Sheet 6540 I Thuong Duc Triple Culvert Bridge BT 080389 Sheet 6640 II Tam Ky White Bridge Hwy 1Esso Plant Phu Loc 1st Mar Div AO Sheet 6541 I Q. Phu Loc A Shau Valley 1st 3rd Mar Div AO Sheet 6441 II A Sap A Shau Valley Air Strip YC 497834 Sheet

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  • UNCLASSIFIED AD NUMBER LIMITATION CHANGES

    2018-11-8 · 1 to two-lane all weather capability from Nam 0 to Phu Loc. (7) During tho period 1 March30 April the 35th has eccompllahad the following work on QL-1 (a) cut and moved 271 800 CY of earth (b) blasted and moved 104 500 CT of rock (c) hauled and

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  • Veteran recalls serving as a Seabee in Vietnam

    2020-11-7 · This was 1969 and while we did lose two men on my birthday the unit lost six men KIA at Phu Loc. Phu Loc was an outpost with a rock crusher over the Hai Van Pass where most of the 2ndplatoon and a large portion of 3 platoons were sent at the outset of the deployment.

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  • Back to VietnamThe CEC / Seabee Historical Foundation

    Was with Mcb1 got sent to Phu Loc June3 68 to build huts new mortar pits finished up June 21 went back to Danang then went back to do security on July 8 till August 28 got mortared once in that time they walked the mortars in where the original mortar pits were guys from Mcb 7 got wounded they had a detachment there running 2nd crusher seeing

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  • Fire Support Base Locations by Grid Coordinate

    2013-12-12 · Rock Crusher ZD 027003 Rocket YC 399903 Rocket Box ZA 145535 Rockpile XD 979559 The Rockpile was a 700ft high peak with sheer sides and a flat top located at a fork in the Cam Lo River 16 miles west of Dong Ha and 1 000m south of National Route 9. It dominated the landscape between Camp Caroll to the east and Khe Sanh to the south west

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  • Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE

    On August 8 1949 U. S. Naval Mobile Construction Battalion ONE -- "The First and Finest" -- was established at the Naval Amphibious Base Little Creek VA. The formal commissioning ceremony was

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  • Fire Support Base Locations by Grid Coordinate

    2013-12-12 · Rock Crusher ZD 027003 Rocket YC 399903 Rocket Box ZA 145535 Rockpile XD 979559 The Rockpile was a 700ft high peak with sheer sides and a flat top located at a fork in the Cam Lo River 16 miles west of Dong Ha and 1 000m south of National Route 9. It dominated the landscape between Camp Caroll to the east and Khe Sanh to the south west

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  • Constructimus Batuimus"We Build We Fight" NMCB-8

    2015-2-9 · The Phu-loc rock crusher facility is a lot further into the hills but is still blowing and going. The present Vietnamese boss-man still has fond memories of when he worked for the Seabees. I ll probably do another trip. Anybody interested Contact Ken by e-mail at jorden2323 email.msn

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  • "CHRISTMAS IN THE HAI VAN PASS" The Firearms Forum

    2017-6-5 · On Feb. 17 two battalions of the 101st Airborne Div. moved into the Phu Loc area and began searching for the enemy along the highway. For four days beginning on the Feb. 20 A and B companies from the engineer battalion moved up the Hai Van Pass with the 2nd Bn. of the 502nd Airborne and repaired the damage and opened the road across

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  • Operations into the A Shau Valley 1968-69591st

    The 591st rock crusher platoon established and ran a quarry located at Phu Loc. In addition to supplying aggregate for Highway Route 547 the rock crusher supplied material for road improvements for much of I Corps and as far north as the demilitarized zone (DMZ). Dave s construction platoon was equipped with D7 dozers Clark 290M

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  • He watched his friends die in Vietnam. 50 years later

    2018-5-25 · During the Vietnam War King was a member of the the Navy Seabees the U.S. Navy s construction battalion when they were attacked by the Viet Cong north of Phu Loc on March 31 1968.

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  • Back to VietnamThe CEC / Seabee Historical Foundation

    Was with Mcb1 got sent to Phu Loc June3 68 to build huts new mortar pits finished up June 21 went back to Danang then went back to do security on July 8 till August 28 got mortared once in that time they walked the mortars in where the original mortar pits were guys from Mcb 7 got wounded they had a detachment there running 2nd crusher seeing

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  • Insects Incredible and Inspirational

    2009-8-21 · (In) 1969 and while we did lose two men on my birthday the unit lost six men KIA at Phu Loc. Phu Loc was an outpost with a rock crusher over the Hai Van Pass where most of the 2nd platoon and a large portion of 3 platoons were sent at the outset of the deployment.

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  • CN James Francis Galati Philadelphia PA on www

    2019-8-15 · These extracts explain what happened at the Phu Loc rock crusher site. The first entry from the 5th Marines describes the 3 AM attack on the site while the second reports the downing of a medevac helo. The HMM-362 report concerns the helo and its crew. Six sailors and two Marines died in the incident at Phu Loc

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  • UNCLASSIFIED AD NUMBER LIMITATION CHANGES

    2018-11-8 · 1 to two-lane all weather capability from Nam 0 to Phu Loc. (7) During tho period 1 March30 April the 35th has eccompllahad the following work on QL-1 (a) cut and moved 271 800 CY of earth (b) blasted and moved 104 500 CT of rock (c) hauled and

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  • Operations into the A Shau Valley 1968-69591st

    The 591st rock crusher platoon established and ran a quarry located at Phu Loc. In addition to supplying aggregate for Highway Route 547 the rock crusher supplied material for road improvements for much of I Corps and as far north as the demilitarized zone (DMZ). Dave s construction platoon was equipped with D7 dozers Clark 290M

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  • Vietnam Battlefield ToursTour VN-08021

    2021-2-17 · Depart south on Highway 1 passing through Phu Bai Phu Loc visit Bach Ma Resort west of Phu Loc. Depart early for Tam Ky Chu Lai Stone Face (Rock Crusher) Crescent Beach Hill 35 Hill 43 and Chu Lai Airbase and areas of interest for 5th Marines. Meals B/L/D Hotel Hoi An Trails.

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  • 591st Engineer Company

    Working at Camp Eagle Bastone Phu Thu Phu Bai and constructing Rt 547 into the A Shau Valley in support of the 101st Airborne Division. Once again building fire support bases a quarry at Phu Loc and a multitude of helicopter and artillery revetments. The 591st was deactivated January 1 1972.

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  • Operations into the A Shau Valley 1968-69Military

    2019-8-19 · The 591st rock crusher platoon established and ran a quarry located at Phu Loc. In addition to supplying aggregate for Highway Route 547 the rock crusher supplied material for road improvements for much of I Corps and as far north as the demilitarized zone (DMZ).

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  • 3rd Battalion 26th Marine Regiment1968 Command

    To PHU LOC Village On National Route #1 THUA THIEN Province Upon arrival back at the ROCK CRUSHER the Battalion commenced preparing to go afloat. People with less than 6 months left in country as of 1 January were transferred out of the Battalion and replaced with new men.

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  • 3rd Battalion 26th Marine Regiment1968 Command

    To PHU LOC Village On National Route #1 THUA THIEN Province Upon arrival back at the ROCK CRUSHER the Battalion commenced preparing to go afloat. People with less than 6 months left in country as of 1 January were transferred out of the Battalion and replaced with new men.

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  • Vietnam Battlefield ToursTour VN-08021

    2021-2-17 · Depart south on Highway 1 passing through Phu Bai Phu Loc visit Bach Ma Resort west of Phu Loc. Depart early for Tam Ky Chu Lai Stone Face (Rock Crusher) Crescent Beach Hill 35 Hill 43 and Chu Lai Airbase and areas of interest for 5th Marines. Meals B/L/D Hotel Hoi An Trails.

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  • Chapter 3

    2017-4-26 · One from Phu Loc to Danang Bridge 15A (240 long) on Rt. One raising fallen sections of a bridge damaged by Viet Cong crossing the Song Bo River located five miles south of Hue two timber bridges near Hue reconstruction of a railroad bridge operating the rock crusher site named "Bonnie Clyde" run by Alpha Company and other

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  • Back to VietnamThe CEC / Seabee Historical Foundation

    Was with Mcb1 got sent to Phu Loc June3 68 to build huts new mortar pits finished up June 21 went back to Danang then went back to do security on July 8 till August 28 got mortared once in that time they walked the mortars in where the original mortar pits were guys from Mcb 7 got wounded they had a detachment there running 2nd crusher seeing

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  • THE WALL OF FACESVietnam Veterans Memorial Fund

    My Squad was TAD at Phu Loc rock crusher when we received the word of yours and W Mc Guinn s tragic happening. You and your sace has never been forgotten. God Bless you all. read more read less. POSTED ON 4.13.2017. POSTED BY wkillian smjuhsd. Final Mission of

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  • Operations into the A Shau Valley 1968-69591st

    The 591st rock crusher platoon established and ran a quarry located at Phu Loc. In addition to supplying aggregate for Highway Route 547 the rock crusher supplied material for road improvements for much of I Corps and as far north as the demilitarized zone (DMZ). Dave s construction platoon was equipped with D7 dozers Clark 290M

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  • Fire Support Base Locations by Grid Coordinate

    2013-12-12 · Rock Crusher ZD 027003 Rocket YC 399903 Rocket Box ZA 145535 Rockpile XD 979559 The Rockpile was a 700ft high peak with sheer sides and a flat top located at a fork in the Cam Lo River 16 miles west of Dong Ha and 1 000m south of National Route 9. It dominated the landscape between Camp Caroll to the east and Khe Sanh to the south west

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