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The minesweeping detachment operated 12 or 13 57-foot, fiberglass-hulled minesweeping boats (MSB). The MSBs fought with machine guns and grenade launchers and carried surface radars and minesweeping gear for clearing explosives from the rivers.
Location: Nha Be, Vietnam
Latest Activity: Aug 5
I was attached to Mine Squadron 11 from 1969 to 1971 as a BM2 in the sail locker. I am trying to remember a KIA . He was on a MSB, attached to mine division 111 or 112.. He was killed in 1970/71…Continue