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A Case Study in Public Safety: Case Study #10, August 15, 1966

Item Number: 6-20-19D9-116-UA17-95_001526
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Digital Object Type
MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Sobotta, Joseph A.
Original Repository
Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections Wesley R. Fishel Papers (UA 17.95) Box 1237, Folder 29
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MSU grant exchange. The original item# we assigned was replaced to match the PDF filename on 25APR2016. Original Item# UA179512372962019D9 is retained for reference in Coll/Bx/Fldr/Doc fields.
Physical Location
Box 1237, Folder 29; Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections


  • Existence: 15 August 8 1966
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 15 August 8 1966

General Note / OCR

This statistical report, submitted by Joseph Sobotta, Weapons Maintenance and Repairs Advisor assigned to Vietnam in 1963, proposes the establishment of an ammunition reloading plant in Saigon. To save on materials, he develops a plan to reload empty brass cartridge cases. Sobotta prepares figures on the costs for delivering materials to Vietnam, reloading ammunition in Saigon, and building the plant. Summary and photos are included.

Pub Credit Line
6-20-19D9-116-UA17-95_001526, Wesley R. Fishel Papers, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 31 Mar 2015 [Updated: 13 Jan 2016]