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Sikorski, Tim (2936) Tim Sikorski Collection

 Collection

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Interview with Tim Sikorski
Item Number: OH0972   (Click For More Item Information)
 Oral History

[This Item may contain objectionable materials.]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 06 Feb 2018[Updated: 19 Feb 2018]
Tim / July 13, 1970
Item Number: 2936AU2801   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Item Creation Date: 13 July 1970

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 16 Feb 2018]
Tim / Sept
Item Number: 2936AU2800   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Item Creation Date: ca. September 1970

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 16 Feb 2018]
Tim, 10 Jun 70
Item Number: 2936AU2806   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

First 16 minutes of this tape has another recording overlaid. Tim mentions he's having trouble with his recorder. Quality improves at 16:16 when he uses a friend's recorder.

Item Creation Date: 10 June 1970

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 23 Feb 2018]
Tim, Binh Thuy March 28-29, 1970
Item Number: 2936AU2799   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Tim talks about flying Close Air Support missions. Says Charlie "doesn't like to shoot at us." He complains about Vietnamese Air Traffic Controllers and his difficulty in understanding them.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 15 Feb 2018]
Tim, Corpus - San Diego
Item Number: 2936AU2808   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Recorded during Tim's road trip from Corpus Christi, TX to San Diego, CA, on his way to join up with VAL-04, The Flying Black Ponies.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 23 Feb 2018]
Tim, Dec. 2, 1970
Item Number: 2936AU2807   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Tim discusses being dumped by his Vietnamese girlfriend and options for his future Naval career. He again mentions that the U Minh Forest is "heating up."

Item Creation Date: 02 December 1970

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 23 Feb 2018]
Tim, Jan. 26, 1971
Item Number: 2936AU2805   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Tim recounts his trip to Australia and the Gold Coast resort. He also talks about increased activity in the U Minh Forest.

Item Creation Date: 26 January 1971

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 23 Feb 2018]
Tim, Oct. 17, 1970
Item Number: 2936AU2803   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Tim receives "a promotion of sorts."

Item Creation Date: 17 October 1970

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 16 Feb 2018]
Tim Sikorski Collection (2936) Finding Aid
Item Number: 29360000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of 10 audio cassette tapes featuring letters home that Tim Sikorski sent during his time in Vietnam and 213 slides documenting Tim Sikorski's service in Vietnam. The materials date from March 1970 to March 1971.

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 02 Oct 2019]
Tim's Letter / Jerry Letter
Item Number: 2936AU2802   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
Untitled
Item Number: 2936AU2804   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

The first portion of Side 1 contains an instructional tape recorded for the benefit of future flight instructiors.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Tim Sikorski Collection

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 16 Feb 2018]