Caption: Bad day at Hill 63 LZ Baldy in 1969.
I was on this truck that was destroyed by a command detonated mine on =
Hwy 1 north of Hill 63 in the stretch of road that we called "mine =
I have not seen a picture of this since the day that it happened. =
Wow.....what a memory.
Shotgun was KIA and I don't remember if the driver made it as he was in =
bad shape. 6 others were medivac'ed from the back. I was lucky as I =
was one of 4 that was not injured. It was a bad day.
Thanks Phill for getting a picture of this. I did not have a camera or =
was I in the state of mind to take a photo. Until now all that I have =
had was a mental picture.
Cpl. Dennis Cardwell Service Co. Motor T