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Interview with Antoine Roy

Item Number: OH0255
 Oral History
[This Item may contain objectionable materials.]
Language
English
Number of Pages
328
Digital Object Type
Oral History
Author(s)
Richard Verrone
Physical Location
Stacks
Format
MP3

Dates

  • Existence: 08 January 2003

General Note / OCR

(USA) Antoine E. Roy, originally from Gardner, Massachusetts served in the U.S. Army from 1966 until 1969 and served three tours in Vietnam between 1967 and 1969. Andy first went to Vietnam in April 1967 as a member of C Company, 4th Battalion, 503rd Parachute Infantry, 173rd Airborne Brigade. In June 1968, he joined C Co. in the 227th Assault Helicopter Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division and served as a helicopter door gunner. In his third tour, which began in January 1969, he served with D Co., 1st Battalion, 327th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne, Aircavalry Division. Andy participated in numerous campaigns at Dak To, Tuy Hoa, in the A Shau Valley, in the 1968 Tet Offensive, operations around the Laotian and Cambodian borders, and in SOG support in Laos before leaving Vietnam in July 1969. This interview is ongoing. Interview conducted by Richard B. Verrone, Ph.D.

Pub Credit Line
OH0255, Mr. Antoine Edward Roy Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 17 Jan 2003 [Updated: 26 Oct 2015]