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Melvin Hawkins Collection (2067) Finding Aid

Item Number: 20670000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

DVD contains footage of a memorial service held at the Detachment 8, 1st Combat Evaluation Group Association Reunion in Richmond, Kentucky on September 2007 and the unveiling of the SkySpot Monument at Barksdale Air force Base, Louisiana. in November 2007. Pathes, comemorative coin, and 2008 Reunion DVD from the 1st Combat Evaluation Group.

Dates

  • 14 October 2008

Biographical / Historical

The 1st Combat Evaluation Group was activated on 1 August 1961 at Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana. It missions include providing command level standardization/evaluation of Strategic Air Command (SAC) air crews, radar scoring of simulated bombing activity by SAC aircraft, contingency warfare support required by the Air Force and SAC and emphasizing the tactical use of SAC aircraft.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.3
Pages
1
Location(s)
Cold Storage Vault; D159.1; D211.4
3
Museum Objects

2067museum3358 - Commemorative Coin - 1st Combat Evaluation Group
2067museum3359 - Patch - 1 CEVG, LS 85 Cong Ha Tan Son Nhut - We Will Always Remember
2067museum3360 - Patch - 1st CEVG, 1966 - 1973, Vietnam

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2
Moving Images

2067VI2544 DVD - 1st Combat Evaluation Group 2007 Memorial Dedications
2067VI2745 - DVD - 1st CEVG Reunion, Barksdale AFB, Louisiana, 2008

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3
Museum Objects

2067museum3358 - Commemorative Coin - 1st Combat Evaluation Group
2067museum3359 - Patch - 1 CEVG, LS 85 Cong Ha Tan Son Nhut - We Will Always Remember
2067museum3360 - Patch - 1st CEVG, 1966 - 1973, Vietnam

Click here to view all Museum Objects
2
Moving Images

2067VI2544 DVD - 1st Combat Evaluation Group 2007 Memorial Dedications
2067VI2745 - DVD - 1st CEVG Reunion, Barksdale AFB, Louisiana, 2008

Click here to view all Moving Images

Pub Credit Line
20670000000, Melvin Hawkins Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 14 Oct 2008 [Updated: 06 Jan 2010]