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Interview with Frederick S. Beck

Item Number: OH0687
 Oral History
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Language
English
Number of Pages
1
Digital Object Type
Oral History
Author(s)
Stewart, Jason
Format
MP3
Time - Hr:Min:Sec
04:50:07

Dates

  • Existence: 20 April 2009

General Note / OCR

Fred Beck served in Vietnam as a helicopter gunship pilot with 2/20th Aerial Rocket Artillery Battalion from August of 1965 until August of 1966. During this time period Beck participated in the Battle of the Ia Drang as well as the Battle to save the Plei Me Special Forces Camp. Beck returned to Vietnam in August of 1968 as a pilot in the 1st Aviation Battalion of the First Infantry Divison.

Pub Credit Line
OH0687, Mr. Frederick S. Beck Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 29 Apr 2009 [Updated: 09 Feb 2018]