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Shelton, Larry , Mr. (Larry Shelton) (1139) Larry Shelton Collection

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audio letter
Item Number: 1139AU0889   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to Family 9 November 1967 Side A The mail has been greatly delayed, and this was the first letter Larry Shelton had received recently. His company was on a routine patrol when an ARVN unit was attacked near Rach Kien (?) Shelton's company was transported to Rach

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Item Creation Date: 09 November 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Audio Letter from home to Larry Shelton
Item Number: 1139AU0904   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from home to Larry Shelton Side A Larry Shelton's father saw a story about an engagement near where Larry was stationed and was worried that he was injured or killed. He said that they are awaiting news that he was ok. Larry's father was in a prior war, and now understands the

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
audio letter from Larry Shelton to family
Item Number: 1139AU0895   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to Family No Date Side A Larry Shelton just got back from a four day operation with two platoons with the ARVN. The other platoon made contact with the VC right off the helicopter and Larry's platoon went to assist them. They called in artillery support and later

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to family
Item Number: 1139AU0896   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to Family 1967 Side A Larry Shelton is preparing for a short R&R stay, and making sure all the paperwork is complete and correct, as he is coming to the conclusion of his tour in Vietnam. In order to do this he will be gone from the firebase for several days.

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Audio letter from Larry Shelton to family
Item Number: 1139AU0899   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter home from Larry Shelton Side A This is a recording of radio traffic of patrols in the field. One soldier received a minor wound and the radioman called in to request a medivac. There was an attempt to determine the origin of shots fired and the location of several elements. Side

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
audio letter from Larry Shelton to his family
Item Number: 1139AU0890   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to Family 7 July 1967 Side A Larry Shelton recorded this tape while he was on radio watch. The patrols were checking hooches for VC. A few days ago Shelton's company was dropped with two companies into a battalion sized VC base camp after an air strike. During

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Item Creation Date: 01 July 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
audio letter from Larry Shelton to his family
Item Number: 1139AU0891   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to Family No Date Side A Shelton states that he hasn't written much because nothing has been going on lately. He only has 39 days left before he goes back to the States. He was recently moved to a new base in a French fort near the ocean where the soldiers go

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
audio letter from Larry Shelton to his family
Item Number: 1139AU0892   (Click For More Item Information)
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Audio Letter from Larry Shelton to Family No Date Side A Larry Shelton begins this recording with an explanation of two artillery shells exploding near the hooch when the proximity fuses went off early. No one was injured. There was also an enemy attack on the bridge outside the perimeter but

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
audio letter from Larry Shelton to his family
Item Number: 1139AU0897   (Click For More Item Information)
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Audio Letter home from Larry Shelton Side A This recording begins with sounds of rifle fire. Not much has been going on lately in Bravo Company's section (no engagements for about a month), however, Alpha Company still has VC in their area. The other day the Viet Cong shot down a helicopter and

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Audio letter from Larry Shelton to his family
Item Number: 1139AU0898   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Side A Country music
Side B Shelton just returned from a seven day operation in the field. They didn't engage any VC but 10 members of the company were wounded by booby traps. The main purpose of the operation was to destroy a VC supply point. During the operation, the VC attacked the

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
Audio Letter home from Larry Shelton
Item Number: 1139AU0902   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter home from Larry Shelton Side A This recording begins with radio traffic of patrols in the field. Shelton just returned from Bearcat Base, and wrote about it in several letters. Shelton is anticipating a move to a old French Fort, that reminds him of Indian forts. This fort is by

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Item Creation Date: 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 04 Nov 2015]
Audio letter to Larry Shelton from his family
Item Number: 1139AU0905   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Audio Letter from home to Larry Shelton Side A Larry Shelton's father is anxious to see his son. The father lists a variety of food that they have waiting for Larry when he returns from Vietnam. Shelton's father tells him to mail as much as possible home. Shelton's father is upset about people

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Item Creation Date: 09 November 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Daily Staff Journals for 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division - 5 January 1967 to 22 July 1969
Item Number: 1139EM0170   (Click For More Item Information)
 Electronic Media

Item Creation Date: 5 January 1967 to 22 July 1969

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 15 Apr 2003[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
Larry Shelton Collection (1139) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11390000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection consists of U.S. Army Newspapers from 1967, a CD Rom with Daily Staff Journals from the 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division, January 1967 to July 1969, and 17 audio reels of letters home and recorded music. The majority of the newspapers are from Ninth Infantry Division, The Old Reliable, but also included are issues from Pacific Stars and Stripes, The Observer, and The Army Reporter.

The collection also includes less than a quarter of a linear foot of textual records documenting the April 22, 1967 shoot down of a B-57 flown by Earl Eastabrooks and Major James E. Oxley that resulted in the death of Major Oxley. The materials include correspondence, articles, a biography of Major Oxley, images, and obituaries for Earl Eastabrooks. These materials are dated 1996, 2006, 2008, and 2011.

Added: 15 Apr 2003[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
Men of Larry Shelton's company singing
Item Number: 1139AU0901   (Click For More Item Information)
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This is a recording of Larry Shelton and other soldiers singing country western songs, with guitar accompaniment.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 06 Dec 2018]
Recording of radio communication between units in the field and a controller
Item Number: 1139AU0903   (Click For More Item Information)
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Side A This is a recording of radio traffic monitored by Larry Shelton. The recording consists of an attempt to locate Viet Cong that a patrol was chasing along the river. They searched several hooches and questioned several Vietnamese men. Side B The US and ARVN soldiers are attempting to

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Recording of Radio Traffic, made by Larry Shelton
Item Number: 1139AU0893   (Click For More Item Information)
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Side A This is a recording of radio communication being monitored by Larry Shelton. The recording is of several patrols in the field trying to find Vietnamese who are evading the U.S. troops. Side B This is a recording of radio communication being monitored by Larry Shelton. There are several

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Item Creation Date: 01 January 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Recording of radio traffic made by Larry Shelton
Item Number: 1139AU0894   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Side A This is a recording of radio traffic monitored by Larry Shelton. There are patrols moving about and the base is alerting other patrols in an effort to prevent friendly fire. One patrol found a rice mill and several men. The base radioed that they would send the interpreter to try and get

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
Sounds of war - Under fire: gunshots, motors, explosions, machinegun firing, rocket blasts, voices, reloading
Item Number: 1139AU0900   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Side A Sounds of war. Side B Sounds of war.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 28 Apr 2003[Updated: 29 Apr 2016]
The Army Reporter (Information Office, U.S. Army Vietnam)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610898   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 3

Issue: 17

Publication Date: 06 May 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Army Reporter (Information Office, U.S. Army Vietnam)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610899   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 3

Issue: 21

Publication Date: 03 June 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Observer (Information Office, MAAG Vietnam)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610931   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 5

Issue: 52

Publication Date: 01 May 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610900   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 3

Publication Date: 12 January 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610901   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 7

Publication Date: 18 February 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610902   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 8

Publication Date: 25 February 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610903   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 9

Publication Date: 04 March 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610904   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 10

Publication Date: 11 March 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610905   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 12

Publication Date: 25 March 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610906   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 13

Publication Date: 01 April 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610907   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 14

Publication Date: 08 April 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610908   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 19

Publication Date: 13 May 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610909   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 21

Publication Date: 27 May 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610910   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 22

Publication Date: 03 June 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610911   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 25

Publication Date: 24 June 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610912   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 27

Publication Date: 12 July 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610913   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 29

Publication Date: 26 July 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610914   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 31

Publication Date: 09 August 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610915   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 32

Publication Date: 16 August 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610916   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 34

Publication Date: 30 August 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610917   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 35

Publication Date: 06 September 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610918   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 36

Publication Date: 13 September 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610919   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 37

Publication Date: 20 September 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610920   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 38

Publication Date: 27 September 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610921   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 39

Publication Date: 04 October 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610922   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 40

Publication Date: 11 October 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610923   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 41

Publication Date: 18 October 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610924   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 42

Publication Date: 25 October 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610925   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 43

Publication Date: 01 November 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610926   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 46

Publication Date: 22 November 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
The Old Reliable (9th Infantry Division, Information Office)
Item Number: 1139Newspaper610927   (Click For More Item Information)
 Newspaper

NOT DIGITIZED

Volume: 1

Issue: 47

Publication Date: 29 November 1967

Collection: Larry Shelton Collection

Added: 27 Aug 2018[Updated: 27 Aug 2018]
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