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Parnar, Joseph , Mr. (Joseph Parnar) (2388) Joseph Parnar & Robert Dumont Collection


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Joseph Parnar & Robert Dumont Collection (2388) Finding Aid
Item Number: 23880000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than a quarter of a linear foot of manuscript material comprising a tribute book for USAF (United States Air Force) pilot Colonel Wayne Wolfkeil put together by Joe Parnar and Robert Dumont. The volume contains the story and images of Col. Wolfkeil, his crash in Laos, and the Bright Light SAR (Search and Rescue) operations undertaken by the SOG (Special Operations Group) personnel, including the one led by Sfc. George (Wilson) Hunt of Spike Team Maine that reached the crash site two weeks later. Also included are copies of the documents Mrs. Anne Wolfkeil received from the military regarding the search for her husband and his official MIA/KIA status; his biographical entry from the P.O.W. Network website, a letter his son David wrote about his father to a reporter for the Northwest Florida Daily News in 2010, and an article on Col. Wolfkeil by Gordie Jones appearing in Lancaster (PA) Online in 2013. Also included in the collection is a published book written by Jerry Krizan and Robert Dumont entitled 'Bac Si: A Green Beret Medic's War in Vietnam. The book is the story of Sergeant Jerry Krizan, a medic assigned to Special Forces Camp A-331 in the III Corps tactical zone, 10 miles from the Cambodian border.

Added: 09 Jan 2012[Updated: 25 Jan 2016]
Scrapbook - re: tribute to Medal of Honor Recipient Specialist 5th Class John James Kedenburg who served in the 5th special forces Group (Airborne) and was killed in Action in Vietnam on 13th of June 1968
Item Number: 23880101001   (Click For More Item Information)

[Number of Pages: 89]

Item Creation Date: no date

Collection: Joseph Parnar & Robert Dumont Collection

Added: 06 Feb 2012[Updated: 06 Feb 2012]
Item is Copyrighted - It is not available outside the VNCA building
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