posted on Apr, 9 2008 @ 11:29 AM
Subject: Sigint, Readiness, Bravo, lantern, Report Attack on USS Maddox
Document Summary: DVR After Action Report completion of MTB attack on USS Maddox.
In a series of messages from T146, sized up the after action report of the
attack on the USS Maddox on 02Aug.
The 3 MTB's which were engaged (T333 @ T336 @ T339)
Comprised what is to be believed MTB Squadron 135.
Damage reports were as follow: MTB T333 pierced with 3 holes, possibly life boat damaged,
Lube oil pressure is low, Auxillary engine damaged, Quarter pipes suspect.
MT336- Heavily Damaged with many holes, all oil is possibly lost or contaminated, deck gun barrel
damaged, 2 men wounded. MT336 was towed.
Possibly to Van Noa:
MTB T339 Sunk as reported by T333
Comment: MTB T333 sustained relatively light damage, is still operative
with report of lube oil 200, fuel 5000 and fresh water for 2 days.
Archivists notes: this is a good quality document with plenty to read on the first two pages, page 3 is blank.