In August 1968 Second Platoon loaded up and headed south to Dong Tam
Photos by Bruce Barcik


Loaded and ready to start the convoy, Bob Eanes by the 3/4 ton.


Front gate at Dong Tam, Sign reads-
"DONG TAM (RVN)
Monsoon Acres - Sun City
(APL-NOV) - (DEC-MAR)
A Waterfront Development
Engineered and Built By
Naval Construction Battalion Nine
Delta Detachment
And
Naval Support Activity-Saigon
Homestead Sites Courtesy of
9th Infantry Division
offering
Boating - Hiking - Outdoor Living
No Down Payment - One Year Lease
Immediate Occupancy - With Options"


Structure to hold Pole in very shallow sandy soil. Poles were set in 2-55gal drums that were filled with concrete


Waiting on the lasher


Lashing up to a corner pole


End of the job party - Dong Tam - 1967