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Oscar Cruz Gonzales Collection (1847) Finding Aid

Item Number: 18470000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

One book entitled My Gift to You by Jerald Berry documents the soldiers who died while serving with the 3rd Battalion, 506th Infantry (Currahees), 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam.

Dates

  • 21 August 2006

Biographical / Historical

Dan Linn donated the book in honor of his friend Oscar Gonzales, who is featured in the book. Gonzales was killed in action on 25 January 1970 in Binh Dinh Province. Oscar Gonzales was born 31 October 1948 in Elsa Texas. He was drafted into the Army in May 1969. After completing Basic Training and and Advanced Infantry Training, Gonzales deployed to Vietnam in November 1969.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.2
Pages
1
Location(s)
Library
2
Books

My Gift to You by Jerald Berry
The Stand Alone Battalion: A Pictorial Chronology of the 3-506 Vietnam Odyssey (1967-1971) by Jerald W. Berry and Joe R. Alexander

2
Books

My Gift to You by Jerald Berry
The Stand Alone Battalion: A Pictorial Chronology of the 3-506 Vietnam Odyssey (1967-1971) by Jerald W. Berry and Joe R. Alexander


Pub Credit Line
18470000000, Oscar Cruz Gonzales Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 21 Aug 2006 [Updated: 08 Feb 2007]