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Elwin C. Vanderland, Mr. (Elwin C. Vanderland) (1439) Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

 Collection

Found in 939 Collections and/or Records:

ABC News Composite Print: Toys for Vietnam Children
Item Number: 1439VI1699   (Click For More Item Information)
 Moving Image

USAF distributing Christmas presents to Vietnamese children. SSgt Pedro Correl and Captin Elwin C. Vanderland interact with the children on camera. Colonel Calvin Bass, commanding 309th Air Commando Squadron. The film follows C-123 Provider "Sweet Laura" (54-579A).
NOTE: Some portions of this

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 16 Mar 2017]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
Bookmark
Item Number: 1439museum1413   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Woven Raglai bookmark

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
Burial blanket
Item Number: 1439museum1415   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Cham burial blanket, typically burned with body

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
Elwin C. Vanderland Collection (1439) Finding Aid
Item Number: 14390000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Slides, photographs, film, audio recordings, newsclippings, award citations and artifacts from Erwin C. Vanderland's tour of duty in Vietnam as a chaplain from 1965 to 1966 with the 62nd Engineer Battalion and 1969 to 1970 with the 3rd Squadron, 5th Cavalry 5th Infantry Division.

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 15 Jul 2019]
Montagnard beads
Item Number: 1439museum1412   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

4 strands Montangard beads

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
Montagnard ceremonial dagger
Item Number: 1439museum1410   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Montangard ceremonial sword/dagger

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
Montagnard spear tip
Item Number: 1439museum1411   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

Montangard Spear Tip

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 11 Oct 2004[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038971   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Religious altar - [62nd Engineering Battalion, Phan Rang]

Item Creation Date: 01 April 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 04 Apr 2016]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038972   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Chua Trung-Quang entrance.

Item Creation Date: 01 April 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 04 Apr 2016]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038973   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Two soldiers sitting around, one reading a book.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038975   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

natural rocks stacked up.

Item Creation Date: 01 April 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038974   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

big natural rocks with small bushes.

Item Creation Date: 01 April 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038976   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldiers gathering for a ceremony.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038977   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldier dressing small Vietnamese village boy.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038978   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: Co 'B', 62d Engr Bn (Const) Function or Activity: Aerial view of AM_2 matting fighter apron. Note primary taxiway and runway in background. Photo taken looking west from an altitude of 1000ft. Start: 15 Oct 65 Comp: 15 Mar 66

Item Creation Date: 05 March 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038979   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: Co B, 62d Engr Bn (Const) Function or Activity: 20 ton truck mtd. crane with pile drving attachment prepares to drive piling in irrigation canal fro POL pipeline crossing. Start: 31 Jan 66 Comp: 1 Mar 66

Item Creation Date: 25 February 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038921   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese greeted by soldiers at headquarters.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038981   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: 62nd Engineer Bn (Const) Function or Activities: Shot of Eastern most approach of proposed runway; Shot at a distance of 1/2 mile. Starting Date: 12 Sept. 65 Comp: 18 Feb. 66 US Army photo: by SP/5 William Walker, Photo Lab, 62nd Battalion (Construction)

Item Creation Date: 30 October 1965

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038982   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldiers walking and lining up.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038983   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: Co 'B' Engr Bn (Const) Function or Activity: LCM from 479th Port Construction Co positioning 4' submarine line at Phan Rang bay. Start: 4 Mar 66 Comp: 12 Mar 66

Item Creation Date: 07 March 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038984   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: Co 'B', 62d Engr Bn (Const) Function or Activity: 497th Port Construction Co. assisting 'B' Company LCM to pull 8' flexible submarine line out from beach at Phan Rang Bay. Start: 4 Mar 66 Comp: 12 Mar 66

Item Creation Date: 07 March 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038929   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese soldiers in line formation.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038986   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: Co 'C'. 62nd Engr Bn (Const) Function or activity: Members of Company 'C' placing the final row of AM_2 matting on the runway. Start: 15 Oct 65 Comp: 15 Mar 66

Item Creation Date: 11 March 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 11 Jul 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038931   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Old man with head wrap stands in village.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038989   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese workers in construction site.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038933   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038990   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Construction Unit: 62nd EBC Function or Activity: Night operation at Phan Rang airfield facility. Lights in foreground are RMK base camp. Lights in the middle of photo are from equipment working on the runway facility. Lights in the background are the landing lights on th existing PSP runway. #123

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Item Creation Date: 12 February 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038991   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038992   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038993   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldier giving Vietnamese soldier an award.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038994   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

two soldiers pose in front of military vehicle.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038995   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

two soldiers talk on the beach.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038996   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

two soldiers train in the water.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038941   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

a little girl jump roping around a circle of people.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038944   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese woman with crying baby next to a man and soldier.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038943   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Vietnamese woman giving baby a shot.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038945   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Doctor giving Vietnamese man a checkup.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038946   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

doctor checking vietnamese patient.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038947   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

doctor chatting with two soldiers.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 16 Feb 2005[Updated: 16 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039028   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

children and family posing on steps of house for picture.

Item Creation Date: 01 December 1965

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039034   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

A visit to the Phan Rang orphanage.

Item Creation Date: 01 December 1965

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039041   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Pastor Thuan, Vietnamese missionary to Regalai Montagnard villages.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039042   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Christian Montagnard young people gather in their pastor's home to sing hymns for the chaplains.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039049   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldier sitting at desk under tent.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039050   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

Christian podium on wooden plank.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA038998   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

a group of soldiers training.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

5 tanks (structures) in a field.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 18 Feb 2005[Updated: 18 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039054   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldier standing in front of tent.

Item Creation Date: 01 January 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039055   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

ox delivering goods.

Item Creation Date: 01 January 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]
Photograph
Item Number: VA039056   (Click For More Item Information)
 Photograph

[Number of Pages: 1]

soldier standing in mud area near tents.

Item Creation Date: 01 January 1966

Collection: Elwin C. Vanderland Collection

Added: 21 Feb 2005[Updated: 21 Feb 2005]