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Thomas Dzicek Collection (1398) Finding Aid

Item Number: 13980000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

A book containing brief biographies of the 612 men from Connecticut that were killed in Vietnam compiled by Thomas Dzicek's students at Captain Nathan Hale Middle School in Coventry, Connecticut, and six copies of Vietnam War lesson plans and activities for middle school students document Thomas Dzicek's 612 Project. In the 612 Project his students interviewed the families and friends of all 612 Connecticut men killed in Vietnam. The interviews and research subsequently led to the published biographies of the men from Connecticut killed in Vietnam and the Heroes of Vietnam lesson and activities plans. The Weiner Nusim Foundation, acting with the permission of Thomas Dzicek, published both.

Dates

  • 09 August 2004

Biographical / Historical

Thomas Dzicek is a teacher at Captain Nathan Hale Middle School in Coventry, Connecticut. He assigned his students to conduct research and interviews regarding the 612 men from Connecticut that died in Vietnam. The project led to the publication of Biographies of the 612 Connecticut Men Who Died in Vietnam.
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Finding Aid
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Location(s)
Individual Colection D; Library
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Books

Biographies of the 612 Connecticut Men Who Died in Vietnam compiled by the Students at Captain Nathan Hal Middle School, Coventry, CT (2002)

  • 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D057.6 ]]

Inventory

  • The Heroes of Vietnam: A Living Tribute to the Soldiers Who Fought There. Lesson plans and activities for middle school aged students regarding the Vietnam War (6 copies)
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Books

Biographies of the 612 Connecticut Men Who Died in Vietnam compiled by the Students at Captain Nathan Hal Middle School, Coventry, CT (2002)


Pub Credit Line
13980000000, Thomas Dzicek Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 09 Aug 2004 [Updated: 22 Aug 2017]