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Rucker C. Barrett, Mr. (Rucker Barrett) (1265) Rucker C. Barrett Collection

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Captions For Slides of Cam Ranh Bay, 1967-1968
Item Number: 12650101001   (Click For More Item Information)
 Document

[Number of Pages: 8]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 24 Jun 2005[Updated: 17 Oct 2018]
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Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #1
Item Number: 1265AU1305   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #10
Item Number: 1265AU1314   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #11
Item Number: 1265AU1315   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #12
Item Number: 1265AU1316   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #2
Item Number: 1265AU1306   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #3
Item Number: 1265AU1307   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Taped Letters home from Rucker Barrett. Audio 3

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #4
Item Number: 1265AU1308   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #5
Item Number: 1265AU1309   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #6
Item Number: 1265AU1310   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #7
Item Number: 1265AU1311   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #8
Item Number: 1265AU1312   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker Barrett Audio Letter Home #9
Item Number: 1265AU1313   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 17 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Rucker C. Barrett Collection (1265) Finding Aid
Item Number: 12650000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The Rucker C. Barrett Collection includes slides (with captions) taken by Rucker Barrett at Cam Ranh Bay, 1967-1968, and audio letters home made by Barrett.

Added: 16 Feb 2004[Updated: 04 Dec 2018]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033509   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

SGT Lyon on the right and SGT Melton from another office. They were both on the E-5 board.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033576   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Just a transport plane coming in for a landing.

Item Creation Date: January 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033511   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

SGT Priviti on the left (I can't stand him) and SGT Lyon on the right. Shootin' the bull as usual. That's my desk in the foreground. You can see the Astro sticker and the Lone Star Flag on a large postcard.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033512   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Here's the flick hooch.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033513   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

The tank in the upper left corner provides our shower water. We never run out anymore.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033582   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

I took this picture at one of the many little coves near my hotel.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033515   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

This was our hooch Christmas tree. See my gold towel over there?

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033584   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

During my bus tour of the city, we stopped for about an hour so everyone could go through this very old Australian home which had been restored. Beautiful shrubs surrounded the home.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033516   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Here's my single bunk, complete with lamp, tape recorder, tennis shoes, radio, sun glasses, newspaper, coke cases and boots.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033586   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Then we stopped near some cliffs and I took this picture of the ocean, just to get one of some of the sailboats.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033587   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Next we stopped at one of the very many beaches near Sydney.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033588   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Next we stopped at one of the very many beaches near Sydney.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033589   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

This is the first picture I took on the bus trip which took us about 50 miles outside of Sydney. We were on our way to the reptile-kangaroo park. The bus took us up to a high point and I took this picture while looking to the left from that point.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033590   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Then, turning to the right I took this shot. We traveled across that road to get to our vantage point.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033523   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

The bridge table.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033524   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Here we are using play money, but not for play. This was a poker game in progress and we couldn't find any chips. At this time I was just starting to grow my mustache.

Item Creation Date: December 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033525   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

This is none other than Major Tucker. He was pretty much overbearing in dealings with everyone but had a soft spot for the strength clerks. As you can tell he is a buy guy - about 250 pounds and 6' 4'.

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033526   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

This is SGT Lyon, hard at work as usual on his own OER's (Officer Efficiency Reports).

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033527   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

On your left is Logan, and slightly to his right is Harold Lacey ( the one with the gaping armpit). Barely visible on the right is Alexander. In the top middle of the picture you can see Taylor's pumpkin. This one was taken before Oct 31st.

Item Creation Date: October 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033528   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

A wasted picture. Why I took a shot of this helicopter no one will ever know. If you look very carefully you can see it right about in the middle of all that blue.

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033599   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Peter J and Logan the day before they left.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033600   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

There's our maid, tired and hot after a long day. She's really cute when she first gets there each day. I'll have to get a better shot of her another time.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033601   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

My 'new' refrigerator and Schiro's stereo on top. I'm always threatening to charge him rent.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033602   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

A man relaxing outside in a chair.

Item Creation Date: March 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033603   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Woman outside by buildings.

Item Creation Date: March 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033533   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

This one turned out real good. Logan is showing Ernie Litterini and Wilson the proper way to fold a poncho. Of course Logan works in the IG office and knew all the ins and outs when it came to an inspection. Notice the subdued patches on Wilson's arm. Those are the only kind authorized in our

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Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033605   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Woman outside by buildings.

Item Creation Date: March 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033606   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Man with gun by sandbags

Item Creation Date: March 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 06 Jun 2013]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033607   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Military ships in a bay

Item Creation Date: March 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033608   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Four men sitting inside and drinking

Item Creation Date: March 1968

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 08 Jul 2005[Updated: 08 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033537   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Litterini and Taylor. Doug has a GE tape recorder which can run off electricity and he sits it on a chair on a footlocker so he can plug it in to the ceiling socket. See where it says 'Unit Sell: $2.40 a case' on the coke case! Not a bad price!

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033538   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Taken at the 'Hello from Texas Show.' This was SUPPOSED to be a picture of the 6' 2' girl singer. Ugh!!

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033539   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Ditto. The flash didn't go off here. A picture of the Colored singer.

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033540   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Taken at the 'Hello from Texas Show.' By the way, as you can tell, I am a bit higher up than the guys in front of me. I was standing on a steel folding chair. This is a picture of the 300 pound Colored singer. She was fair.

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033541   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

Taking a sun bath out front of the hooch. How do you like my short hair-cut? Am I that white on my back? I won't be by the time I leave this place.

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
Slide
Item Number: VAS033542   (Click For More Item Information)
 Slide

[Number of Pages: 1]

The big dog here is Snooper, the company mascot. Little dogs are forever appearing to pester older, fatter, and lazier dogs. They play for hours on end.

Item Creation Date: November 1967

Collection: Rucker C. Barrett Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2005[Updated: 07 Jul 2005]
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