|The next few pages are part of a diary I kept. From August 23, 1969 through
the night of the 29th we went through some very hard fighting.
In the past I have had my handwriting referred to as, "A childish third grade
scrawl." So you will just have to work with it.
I am amazed looking back at the diary at some of the things I would put in it.
There might be all sorts of things going on and what I put in might center
around the peanut butter and crackers I was having at the time. Well, I was
young - unfortunatily that is no longer a problem.
Some of the terms in the diary might benefit from some explanation.
react - to go the aid of.
441 - Hill 441 which formed the east side of Hiep Duc Valley.