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HEADQUARTERSUNITED STATESMILITARY ASSISTANCE OMMAND,IETNAMAPO San Francisco 96243MCJ34329 September 1966SUBJECT:Counterinsurgency Lessons Learned No $3 (Revised): VietCong Improvised Explosive Mines and Booby Traps (U)SEE DISTRIBUTION1. Attached as an inclosure is a revised edition of Lessons LearnedNo 53.This issue of Lessons Learned supersedes Lessons Learned No 53dated 6 December 1965.
This publication is a more complete treatment of Viet Gong mineand booby trap techniques than its predecessor based on recently acquiredintelligence on this subject.In this respect it is an expansion of theprevious issue rather than a change.FOR THE COHKANDER:1 Inclas'E. W. CANNONMajor, AGCAsat ACDISTRIBUTION(see pages 9 & 10 of Incl 1)