DATE AND PLACEj) OF ACQUISITICN : SAIGON, Vietnam
DATE OP REPORT: ft V-
NO. OP 2
76 engagement near XUAN SON Village, HOAI AN District BINH DINH Province, SVN, an American First Air Cavalry Division private waa captured bynd interrogated. Source never;saw the American. eard that the prisoner.claimed he had come to visit the Vietnamese people but had not come to fighta*had been in SVN six months before his capture.
a6 engagement near XUAN SON Village, HOAIBINH DINH Province, SVN, an American First Air Cavalrywas captured by VC Battalion 8. He waa later interrogated
at the battalion by the English-speaking assistant radio platoon leader. Senior Sergeant NGUYEN AN MICH. It was not known where the American was taken and detained.
never saw the American but heard that herivate, aboutold, Caucasian, was tall andarge build. The Americanhe hadh Grade formal education and was single. come to SVN to travel and to visit the Vietnamese people, but hadto fight them. The American saici ha had been in SVN for sixhis capture.Original document.