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Benson, Jerry , Mr. (Jerry Benson) (022) Jerry Benson Collection

 Collection

Found in 244 Collections and/or Records:

Army Commendation Medal Certificate
Item Number: 0220102010   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 20 May 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Award of commendation Medal - List of Awards
Item Number: 0220102014   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 06 May 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Award of the Air Medal, General Orders
Item Number: 0220102008   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 10 January 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 18 Jul 2014[Updated: 18 Jul 2014]
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Citation-Army Commendation Medal
Item Number: 0220102011   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Department of Army - Assignment Letter
Item Number: 0220102013   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 04 April 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Department of Army- Assignment
Item Number: 0220102017   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 04 April 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Department of the Army - Reserve status
Item Number: 0220102018   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 30 January 1970

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Department of the Army- Reserve assignment
Item Number: 0220102019   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 22 November 1972

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Envelope from Jerry W. Benson to parents
Item Number: 0220117005   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: ca. May 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Envelope from Jerry W. Benson to parents
Item Number: 0220117001   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 11 June 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Envelope from Jerry W. Benson to parents
Item Number: 0220117002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 11 June 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Envelope from Jerry W. Benson to parents
Item Number: 0220117003   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: ca. 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Envelope from Jerry W. Benson to parents
Item Number: 0220117004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 11 November 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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General Orders, Department of the Army, Awards - Fort Hood
Item Number: 0220102004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 21 November 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 18 Jul 2014[Updated: 18 Jul 2014]
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Honorable Discharge Certificate
Item Number: 0220102020   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 01 November 1973

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Aug 2014[Updated: 01 Aug 2014]
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Interview with Jerry Benson
Item Number: OH0060   (Click For More Item Information)
 Oral History

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[Number of Pages: 65]

(USA) Jerry Benson served in Vietnam with the United States Army as an Infantryman. He served with the Company B, 1st Battalion, 18th Brigade, 1st Infantry Division from 1968-1969. He served in Di An and in the area of the Iron Triangle.

Author(s): Stephen Maxner

Item Creation Date: 25 September 2000

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 29 Nov 2001[Updated: 04 Feb 2008]
Jerry Benson Collection (022) Finding Aid
Item Number: 0220000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Approximately one linear foot of documents detail Jerry Benson's service during the Vietnam Conflict. Primarily correspondence between Benson and his parents from June 1968 through April 1969, military orders and awards, photographs and newspaper clippings from the Houston Chronicle are also included. Dates of the materials range from 1968 to 1998.

Added: 07 Nov 2001[Updated: 30 Sep 2019]
Letter, Department of Army - re: Medical Examination
Item Number: 0220102005   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 02 August 1966

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 18 Jul 2014[Updated: 18 Sep 2014]
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Letter from David P. Hellenbrand's Mother to Jerry W. Benson - re: Christmas
Item Number: 0220118003   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 15 December 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Letter from David P. Hellenbrand's Mother to Jerry W. Benson - re: received photographs
Item Number: 0220118004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Letter from David P. Hellenbrand's Mother to Jerry W. Benson - re: received welcome letter
Item Number: 0220118005   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 14 Oct 2014]
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Letter from David P. Hellenbrand's Mother to Jerry W. Benson - re: response from lost son
Item Number: 0220118002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 15 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Doug Howard to Jerry W. Benson - re: 20 Year Reunion
Item Number: 0220119002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 07 Oct 2014[Updated: 07 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson - re: presidential election
Item Number: 0220111005   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 05 November 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 30 Sep 2014[Updated: 30 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: acting NCO
Item Number: 0220113002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 02 January 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: afternoon reply
Item Number: 0220111010   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 30 Sep 2014[Updated: 01 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: afternoon writting
Item Number: 0220111014   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: ca. November 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Oct 2014[Updated: 01 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: air force article
Item Number: 0220109021   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: ca. September 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 29 Sep 2014[Updated: 29 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: ambush update
Item Number: 0220108009   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 3]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 25 Sep 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: announcement of mail received
Item Number: 0220106005   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 08 June 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 22 Sep 2014[Updated: 23 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: approved R&R
Item Number: 0220116003   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 08 April 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 06 Oct 2014[Updated: 06 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: arrival to Dian
Item Number: 0220107012   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 17 July 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 25 Sep 2014[Updated: 01 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: arrival to Dian
Item Number: 0220110013   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 21 October 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 29 Sep 2014[Updated: 29 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: Assignments near Saigon
Item Number: 0220105004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Item Creation Date: 24 May 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 22 Sep 2014[Updated: 23 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: attacks from VC
Item Number: 0220114015   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 26 February 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 06 Oct 2014[Updated: 06 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: attempted phone call
Item Number: 0220114013   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 24 February 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 06 Oct 2014[Updated: 06 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: before a night ambush
Item Number: 0220109014   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 17 September 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 29 Sep 2014[Updated: 29 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: behind on replying
Item Number: 0220108012   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 28 August 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 25 Sep 2014[Updated: 25 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: blown ambush
Item Number: 0220113016   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 31 January 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: Bob Hope Show
Item Number: 0220112010   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 23 December 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: broken company safe
Item Number: 0220112002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 11 December 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Oct 2014[Updated: 01 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: catching up on replies
Item Number: 0220108008   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 18 August 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 25 Sep 2014[Updated: 25 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: catching up on writing
Item Number: 0220107018   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 24 July 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 25 Sep 2014[Updated: 30 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: catching up with received letters
Item Number: 0220113010   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 23 January 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 06 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: caught up with work
Item Number: 0220112006   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 06 December 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: chapel service
Item Number: 0220111013   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: ca. November 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 01 Oct 2014[Updated: 01 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: chapel service
Item Number: 0220114001   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: 02 February 1969

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: chopper ride Lai Khe
Item Number: 0220110012   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 20 October 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 29 Sep 2014[Updated: 29 Sep 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: christmas cards
Item Number: 0220112008   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 10 December 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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Letter from Jerry W. Benson to parents - re: Christmas Day
Item Number: 0220112017   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 2]

Item Creation Date: 25 December 1968

Collection: Jerry Benson Collection

Added: 02 Oct 2014[Updated: 02 Oct 2014]
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