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Andy Conklin Collection (1664) Finding Aid

Item Number: 16640000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Slides, negatives, and a photograph document of Andy Conklin's tour of duty in Vietnam.

Dates

  • 03 October 2005

Biographical / Historical

Andy Conklin was born in Syracuse, New York in 1948. In October 1967, Conklin volunteered for the United States Army. He spent a total of thirty months in the military, fifteen of which were served in Southeast Asia. Conklin served with the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry and was ranked as an E-5 Specialist. Stationed at Dong Tam, Fire Base Moore and Tan An, Conklin was a truck driver for HQ 38 and was a General's aide. He was discharged in May 1970 and received the following medals for his service: two Army Commendation Medals and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry. He then became a farmer and also worked for a railroad. He is a member of the 9th Infantry Division Society Old Reliables and the Mobile Riverine Force Association.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.3
Pages
1
Location(s)
Photograph Collection; Negative Collection; Slide Collection
2
Photographs

VA044244: Photograph of an unidentified boy.
VAN007147 -VAN007387: Various negatives of photos taken by Andy Conklin

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1
Slides

VAS037414-VAS037450: 37 slides taken by Andy Conklin during his tour of duty in Vietnam with the 9th Infantry Division.

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2
Photographs

VA044244: Photograph of an unidentified boy.
VAN007147 -VAN007387: Various negatives of photos taken by Andy Conklin

Click here to view all Photographs
1
Slides

VAS037414-VAS037450: 37 slides taken by Andy Conklin during his tour of duty in Vietnam with the 9th Infantry Division.

Click here to view all Slides

Pub Credit Line
16640000000, Andy Conklin Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 03 Oct 2005 [Updated: 23 May 2006]