Memorabilia 15 - Signals Instruction 5/68
SIG INSTR 5/68 (Op TOAN THANG)
Time Zone used throughout this instr: HOTEL
1. HQ 1 ATF (Main) is to deploy to FSPB CORAL
on 13 May 68.
3. 1 ATF Comd Net (VHF) Current
a. Step up station (callsign 11) is to join
net at 130830H.
4. 1 ATF Comd Net (Rear). No change
5. Misc Radio Nets
a. 1 ATF TG Link (HF Back Up). No
6. Radio Relay
a. LONG BINH - BEARCAT - NUI DAT system
closes 121800H. Reopens
7. Circuits closes BEARCAT 121800H.
Reopens FSPB CORAL 131400H. Formal
8. Local line as required in FSPB CORAL is to be laid by 104 Sig Sqn.
9. Trunk circuits no change.
10. Ebony Fwd closes BEARCAT 121800H. Direct line TFMA/UNIT
ECHs to HQ 1 ATF
11. Ebony Fwd Swbd reopens FSPB CORAL 131400H.
12. Telephone Directory to be issued 13 May 68.
Msg Carrying Agencies
13. SDS, ADS and Air Courier time tables will be issued in loc FSPB CORAL when as availability and timings are known.
N. C. NUNRO
ANNEX A TO SIG INSTR 5/68
FWD DEF HQ NET
12 Fd Regt (Def Elm)
ANNEX B TO SIG INSTR 5/68
(1) 101 AIRBORNE DIV
(2) 1ST INFANTRY DIV
1. Sig Instr 3/68 (Op Toan Thang) issued at NUI DAT (23 April 68) with the requirements for Task Force Communications for Op Toan Thang. It details the deployment and operations at BEARCAT. It has Radio Diagrams, Radio Relay Diagrams, 1 ATF Main Telephone Directory and other information also used at FSPB CORAL.
2. Sig Instr 4/68 (Op Toan Thang) issued at BEARCAT (?) and is missing from the War Dairies.
3. Sig Instr 5/68 (Op Toan Thang) issued at BEARCAT (11 May 68)
for deployment and operations at FSPB CORAL. Detail above.
7. Sig Instr 7/68 (Op Toan Thang) issued (12 June 68) for deployment and operations at LONG BINH.
8. Sig Instr 8/68 (Op Toan Thang) issued LONG BINH (21 June 68).
9. Sig Instr 9/68 (Op Toan Thang) issued LONG BINH (16 July 68)