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James P. Coan, Mr. (James Coan) (1137) James Coan Collection

 Collection

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

4 copies of photographs of Lt. James P. Coan, USMC, 3rd Tank Battalion, Vietnam
Item Number: 11370101003   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 1]

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Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 06 Aug 2003[Updated: 06 Aug 2003]
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4 maps of Southeast Asia and Vietnam
Item Number: 11370101004   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 06 Aug 2003[Updated: 06 Aug 2003]
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Diorama
Item Number: 1137museum0905   (Click For More Item Information)
 Museum Object

[Number of Pages: 1]

U.S. Marines at Con Thien 1967-68 Diorama by James Coan

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 24 Jul 2003[Updated: 19 Nov 2013]
Interview with James Coan
Item Number: OH0622   (Click For More Item Information)
 Oral History

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[Number of Pages: 62]

James P. Coan was a tank platoon leader in Company A, 3rd Tank Battalion, 3rd Marine Division and was stationed at Con Thien for eight months during his tour of duty in Vietnam from 1967 to 1968. He left the Marine Corps with the rank of Captain in 1970.

Author(s): Kelly Crager

Item Creation Date: 24 July 2008

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 25 Jul 2008[Updated: 21 Apr 2014]
James Coan Collection (1137) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11370000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Book of essays and photos about life in Quang Tri province, published in 2000. Written by Vietnamese intellectuals who emigrated to the U.S. after the war. Topics include regional history, demographics, flora and fauna, battles, and influential persons from the province. Written in Vietnamese. Much of the book covers the history of the province prior to 1972 when it was conquered by the North Vietnamese during the Easter Offensive. Selected excerpts from James P. Coan's unpublished manuscript, ^UCon Thien: The Hill of Angels , with introduction by James Coan. ^UThe Battle for Con Thien submitted by James P. Coan with recommended books for further study of the subject, photographs of Lt. James Coan with the 3rd Tank Battalion, Vietnam 1967-68, and 4 maps of Southeast Asia, Northern Quang Tri Province, Leatherneck Square, and Con Thien. Signed copy of Con Thien: The Hill of Angels by James Coan. Con Thien Diary by 1st Lt. James P. Coan, USMCR, RVN, 1967-68 (tyoed printed copy of Coan's original diary). Also, Coan's actual diary kept while in Vietnam.

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 07 Apr 2003[Updated: 01 Oct 2019]
Original Handwritten Con Thien Diary - Property of 1LT James Coan, A Company, 3rd Tank Battalion, 1967-1968
Item Number: 11370102001   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 52]

At end of journal there are lists of acronyms/terms used and their meanings, "Friends KIA Confirmed" (Killed) and "Friends Wounded."

Author(s): 1st Lt. James P. Coan

Item Creation Date: 29 August 1967 - 17 August 1968

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 26 Oct 2006[Updated: 11 Jul 2019]
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Personal Narrative - The Battle for Con Thien [1967] by James P. Coan
Item Number: 11370101002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 4]

Item Creation Date: 8 July 1999

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 06 Aug 2003[Updated: 23 Feb 2018]
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Selected excerpts from James P. Coan's unpublished manuscript,Con Thien: The Hill of Angels
Item Number: 11370101001   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 5]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 06 Aug 2003[Updated: 06 Aug 2003]
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Typed Transcript of the Con Thien Diary - Con Thien Diary - Property of 1LT James Coan, A Company, 3rd Tank Battalion, 1967-1968
Item Number: 11370102002   (Click For More Item Information)
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[Number of Pages: 14]

Author(s): 1st Lt. James P. Coan

Item Creation Date: no date

Collection: James Coan Collection

Added: 26 Oct 2006[Updated: 11 Jul 2019]
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