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Andy DeSoteo Antonishak Collection (420) Finding Aid

Item Number: 4200000000

Scope and Contents

Less than one linear foot of Xeroxed photographs, commendations, military administrative documents, newspaper articles, and correspondence document the service of Andy DeSote Antonishak during the Korean War and Vietnam Conflict. The bulk of the materials date from the two war periods.


  • 06 December 2001
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
Individual Collections-D
  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D057.6 ]]


  • Commendations
  • List of awards
  • Honorable Discharge
  • Letter of Appreciation
  • Commendation for Wolfpacks
  • Award of the bronze Star Medal
  • Code for the Special Forces Operator
  • Letter of Appreciation
  • Letter of Appreciation
  • Letter of Appreciation
  • Code for the Special Forces Operator
  • Letter of Commendation
  • Letter of Appreciation
  • Letter of Appreciation
  • Award of the Purple Heart
  • Award of the Combat Infantryman badge
  • Award of the Bronze Star Medal for Heroism
  • Award of the Air Medal
  • Award of the Army Commendation Medal
  • Presidential Unit Citation
  • Proficiency Ratings
  • Letter from Frederick Hartel
  • Medical Card
  • Letter from Marlowe Hartung
  • Telegram
  • Ad for ballads of the Green berets
  • Xeroxed Photographs
  • MISGT. Bill DeSoto 1955 Ft. Bragg, NC; Master Parachute Training For a 2 wk course 82nd Airborne School
  • Korean War: Notes on back of pictures
  • Korea and Guam
  • Vietnam and Laos: Notes on back
  • Miscellaneous
  • Enemy Propaganda for Korea
  • Invitation
  • Enemy Propaganda
  • Propaganda
  • Article: "The Siege of Plei Me", Time, November 5, 1965
  • Letter
  • Article: " When They Cared Enough to Send the Very Best ", Soldier of Fortune, October 1984
  • Chapter from book
  • Letter
  • Article: "Indefurth Bullish About Indo-US Trade Relations", The Statesman, 9/4/97
  • Article: "Indefurth projecs new approach to South Asia", The Hindu, September 5, 1997
  • Picture from paper
  • Article: "I'm Bullish on India"
  • Article: "India, US for Better Trade Ties", The Financial Express, 9/4/97
  • Cartoon
  • Article: "Myers Park Grad Playing Crucial Role in South Asia

Pub Credit Line
4200000000, Andy DeSoteo Antonishak Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 06 Dec 2001 [Updated: 24 Jul 2006]