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R. Dale Newberry Collection (1641) Finding Aid

Item Number: 16410000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Model of a Hong Kong junk purchased by R. Dale Newberry while on R&R leave in Hong Kong.

Dates

  • 10 October 2005

Biographical / Historical

R. Dale Newberry was born in 1943 in Wichita Falls, Texas. In 1966 Newberry volunteered for the Navy and after basic training was assigned to the USS RIchard B. Anderson (DD-786). Newberry was initially an esign, later promoted to LT (jg). While on the Anderson, Newberry was a line officer serving as an EMO, CIC and in the communications department. Newberry was on the Anderson for two cruises between January 1967 and October 1969. After his second cruise, Newberry was honorably discharged from the Navy in 1969.
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Finding Aid
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2.0
Pages
1
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Museum Objects
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Museum Objects

1641museum1955: model of Hong Kong junk purchased by Newberry while on R&R in Hong Kong

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Museum Objects

1641museum1955: model of Hong Kong junk purchased by Newberry while on R&R in Hong Kong

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Pub Credit Line
16410000000, R. Dale Newberry Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 10 Oct 2005 [Updated: 10 Oct 2005]