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Interview with James Bussey

Item Number: OH0237
 Oral History
[This Item may contain objectionable materials.]
Number of Pages
Digital Object Type
Oral History
Physical Location
Cold Storage
Copyright Statement
The Vietnam Archive
Mini Disc
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  • Existence: 11 November 2002
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 11 November 2002

General Note / OCR

(USA) James E. Bussey, originally from Childress, Texas and a graduate of Texas Tech University (BA, 1965; MA, 1970), served in the U.S. Army from 1968 until 1970. He went to Vietnam in January 1969 as a Communication Center Specialist with the Communications Center Platoon, A Co., 53rd Signal Battalion, II Field Forces Base Camp (Plantation Base Camp). James was an operator at TOC Communication Center and TRIC (Transmit Receive Interface Controller) Chief at the Main Communication Center. After his tour ended in January 1970, James went to Communications Center Company, East Coast Telcom Center, USAR Startcom, at Ft. Deterick, Maryland, where he retired from the U.S. Army in August 1970. Interview conducted by Richard B. Verrone, Ph.D.

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Pub Credit Line
OH0237, James Bussey Collection, The Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 18 Nov 2002 [Updated: 18 Jul 2007]