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Colonel Nelson, Vietnam #1

Item Number: 2247VI2756
 Moving Image
Digital Object Type
Moving Image
Physical Location
Number of Media
Super 8mm
Time - Hr:Min:Sec


  • Majority of material found within 1968 to 1970

General Note / OCR

Super 8mm film from James W. Nelson's service in Vietnam, 1968-1970.

Hurlburt Field (Okaloosa County, Florida) U.S. Air Force Installation - JSAF Tactical Air Command Hurlburt Field Air Commandos 4410th Combat Crew Training School - Christmas and New Year signs - USAF Air Ground Operations School - CIM-10 Bomarc - C-123K #580 - 4409th CCTS (Combat Crew Training Squadron) - 4407th CCTS - Lengfield - USAF Special Air Warfare School - Howton O-1 Bird Dog O-12173 O-64231 O-76275 O-15086 O-62670 - PACAF Jungle Survival School (8:44) - Bien Hoa Air Base (13:50) - Officer's Club, 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing - The Spooky House 143 - 344 19th TASS (Tactical Air Support Squadron) Latrine (14:33) - Hut 347, "If you don't live here, stay the hell out, NCO Hut" (14:52) - H-19 Chickasaw 0-13960 0-27554 - 21st Infantry Division (ARVN) Advisory Detachment, Advisory Team 51 (15:37) - Paddy Rats Advisory Team 59, Bac Lieu Mess - U.S. flag & South Vietnam flag flying together - helicopter flight line landing - Toan Co Van 59 = Advisory Team 59, USMACV, Ca Mau Brigade, An Xuyen Sector (17:33) - laundry on clothesline - South Vietnam flag flying - views of the air base and areas around the base - shooting M-16 and pistols into water - views of river and Vietnamese boats, village - DC-3, H-34, AH-1G - aerial views - LT Joseph Wolfe Stagefield Ca Mau (30:00)

Pub Credit Line
2247VI2756, James W. Nelson Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 22 Dec 2009 [Updated: 02 Oct 2019]