LZ Bayonet was a firebase located just south of Chu Lai. It served
as the home of
the 1st Battalion 6th Infantry for a time. The base was turned over to the ARVN
in mid-October 1970.
"Main Street" on LZ Bayonet in 1969.
LZ Bayonet as it appeared in 1969. Above two photos from Gerald Ray "Whitey"
White, A/1-6 Inf 1969.
Orderly room for Co. C, 1st Bn 6th Inf at LZ Bayonet. The caption: "Chargin
Charlie, Thru this entrance passes the best damn soldiers in the world."
Jan 13, 1970 photo provided by Terry Ivey
|Above photo - 1st Bn 6th Inf motor pool maintenance tent thought to
be at LZ Bayonet, 1969.
Photo at left - the flag at LZ Bayonet, 1969
Photos provided by David Gibson, 2/D/1-6 Inf, 11/68 to 11/69
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