Hundreds of Days by Mary Lattimore. Side A of a new split with Wayne Robert Thomas is a beautiful drone piece that feels like a time-lapse video of a foggy day. In addition to capturing five new Chinese Communist anti-aircraft guns, the Australians discovered 6, documents , many revealing names and locations of Viet Cong agents. It was too big, with a silencer it was to cumbersome and when it was fired underground without a silencer its bark was deafening. The kind of man that Thornton sought for his tunnel team had to be a special breed. Another way in which the unsuspecting tunnel rat could meet his death was by garrotting him or cutting his throat as he came up through a connecting trapdoor.
Going down into a tunnel system was a very risky business fraught with danger. Once they had been dragged underground they were buried in the foetus position in the tunnel walls and covered with a thin layer of clay. At the back of the cap was a bone conduction microphone communication system which was connected to a small ear piece. Learn more about Amazon Prime.
On other occasions an entrance would drop into a punji stake pit which would be covered by two rifle men, one either side. The next day the 11th of January the 28th began to retrace it's foot steps. A phosphorus grenade was then taken and unscrewed, the main body of the grenade was placed inside the can. The earpiece part of the communication system was also troublesome as it kept falling out of the wearers ear!
Besides the booby traps the tunnels also held other nasty surprises. Thinking he'd been stung by a scorpion, or worse, bitten by a snake, Green searched through the layer of dead leaves that covered the area looking for the creature that bitten him. Hundreds of Days by Mary Lattimore. Only 6 left in stock - order soon. Usually armed only with a pistol or a knife and a flashlight. View shipping rates and policies. Occasionally under the strain a mans nerves would break and he'd be dragged from the tunnel screaming and crying.