Headquarters and Headquarter Company
November 3, 1968

Forward Area: 1-20 Infantry Headquarters is located at LZ Cork and will continued to work with ARVN units their Area of Operations in OPERATION VERNON LAKE II.

Rear Area: Battalion Rear continued their Mission of general support for the battalion and continued their Security Mission for LZ Bronco. At 0907hrs Charlie Company 39 Engineer at BS717595 received 4 rounds of sniper fire and continued their mine sweep.


Alpha Company
November 3, 1968

At 0730hrs Alpha Company PZ for Air move from LZ Pepper to LZ Cork, completed at 1030hrs. At 1215hrs Alpha Company at BS405578 received unknown number of small arms fire and returned fire and reports negative casualties or damage. At 1225hrs Alpha Company continued to conduct Search and Destroy Operations in their Area of Operation and are now located at BS446623. At 1810hrs Alpha Company reports Night Defense Position at BS436625.


Bravo Company
November 3, 1968

At 1043hrs Bravo Company conducted Combat Assault to Vicinity BS441625 for exploration and BDA (Bomb Damage Assessment) of Arc Lite Strikes. At 0730hrs 1 Platoon from Bravo Company is moved from LZ Thunder to LZ Bronco. At 1255hrs Bravo Company is located at BS423639 and at 1810hrs Bravo Company has moved into their Night Defense Position at BS427623.


Charlie Company
November 3, 1968

At 0108hrs Charlie Company received one round of mortar fire vicinity BS430625 with negative casualties. At 0159hrs Charlie Company located at BS434622 received 2 rounds of mortar fire and at 0245hrs received 5 rounds of mortar fire, 500 meters outside of Night Defense Position perimeter. Enemy mortars unknown but believed to be to the west, will fire H & I to cover location negative casualties. At 1255hrs Charlie Company (-) located at BS437623 with 52 element at BS435674 and by 1810hrs Charlie Company has moved to BS436625 their Night Defense Position.


Delta Company
November 3, 1968

Delta Company continued their Security Mission for LZ Cork SP4 Phillip M. Mc Bair evac to 312th Evac Hospital.


Echo Company
November 3, 1968

Echo Company is located at LZ Cork where Battalion Forward is and coordinates with the Battalion Rear Elements and Base Defense elements on LZ Cork. The 4.2 Platoon is located on LZ Cork where they continue to provide direct fire support for the (1-20 Infantry Battalion). At 1255hrs Recon Platoon reports their location Recon (-) at BS416632 with OP at BS415630. At 1810hrs Recon Platoon reports their location at LZ Cork.

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