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Gary Wever Collection (1775) Finding Aid

Item Number: 17750000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Less than one linear foot of eight photographs, three Dong notes, and a South Vietnamese flag detail Gary Wever's service during the Vietnam War.

Dates

  • 24 April 2006

Biographical / Historical

Gary Wever was born on 21 September 1948 in Vinita, Oklahoma. He volunteered for the United States Air Force in July 1967 beginning over 20 years of military service. During his service he served with the 377 Supply Squadron and the 535 Tactical Air Lift Squadron as a Base Supply Specialist. During his service in Vietnam Wever was stationed at Tan Son Nhut Air Base in Saigon and Vung Tau Army Airfield. Throughout his service in Vietnam Wever held the ranks of Airman 1st Class, Sergeant, and Staff Sergeant. For his service in Vietnam Wever was awarded the Vietnam Service Medal. Wever retired from the military in 1987 and now works for the United States Postal Service. He is active in the C-7A Caribou Association, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Disabled American Veterans.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
Pages
1
Location(s)
Individual Collections - W; Museum Object Collection; Photograph Collection
1
Photographs

VA045801 - VA045808: 8 photographs of Wever's service

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1
Museum Objects

1775museum2877: South Vietnamese Flag

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, [Ind. Coll. - W ]]

Inventory

1
Photographs

VA045801 - VA045808: 8 photographs of Wever's service

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1
Museum Objects

1775museum2877: South Vietnamese Flag

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Pub Credit Line
17750000000, Gary Wever Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 24 Apr 2006 [Updated: 15 Nov 2006]