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Lawrence Layman Collection (1838) Finding Aid

Item Number: 18380000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Over two linear feet of a 5' 54 shell and fuse cap from the last round fired from the USS Joseph Strauss under the command of Lawrence Layman.

Dates

  • 25 September 2006

Biographical / Historical

Lawrence Layman was commanding officer of the USS Joseph Strauss from July 1967 to August 1969 while holding the rank of Commander. He retired fromthe United States Navy with the rank of Rear Admiral.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
2.0
Pages
1
Location(s)
Museum Objects
2
Museum Objects

1838museum2811: 5' 54 shell casing
1838museum2812: Fuse cap for a 5' 54 shell

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2
Museum Objects

1838museum2811: 5' 54 shell casing
1838museum2812: Fuse cap for a 5' 54 shell

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Pub Credit Line
18380000000, Lawrence Layman Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 25 Sep 2006 [Updated: 25 Sep 2006]