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 Letter from Simonelli to Billy [10/19/1966]

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19-Oct-‘66

Hi Billy,

Well it’s been a while since I’ve written you about what has happened on our operations. I’ll start with the one before last. That’s the one where we went to the Bo Loi Woods. It was a twelve day problem for our paltoon[sic]. The rest of the company was out for two days longer. I’ll explain why later. We started out by going through the plantation across the river. You see the plantation leads to the Bo Li woods and the Bo Li leads into the Ho Bo woods. So “Charlie” comes to the plantation through the Bo Li. We were at the edge of the plantation near the Bo Li for a few days. We got sniper fire and one night we received some mortar fire from Charlie. We were set up with the rest of the

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