Rick Holt's Adventures in Vietnam
Letters Home from Vietnam, 1971
Return to my Vietnam page
Return to my Vietnam Letters page
Return to my Home page
Long Thanh North
October 10, 1971
Had the day off for a change. No radio relay or anything. It was a good day to be off too.
We had two shows at the club today. This afternoon there was a USO show. A couple of nice round-eyed girls and crazy guys put on a good show for about an hour. Then this evening we had a genuine zip-eyed gook band from the Philippines. They were loud, but that's about all I can say for them.
Not much else happening today. A lot of drunks walking around, because of all the activity at the club today.
We've got a formation tomorrow, but this is a special one to give us new meal cards that say 1st Signal instead of 2nd Signal.
No mail again today.
(read the next letter home)