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Kirby Lawson Collection (1988) Finding Aid

Item Number: 19880000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

DVD contains lecture on Army Aviation during the Vietnam War presented by Colonel Kirby Lawson and Lieutenant Colonel Joe Schaffer in 1986.

Dates

  • 15 October 2008

Biographical / Historical

Kirby lawson was born in 1937, in Pennsylvania. He volunteered for the Army, ROTC at Bucknell Universtiy in 1960. He served for more than 29 years, two of which were spent in Southeast Asia. From 1966-1967 he served in the 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Division as an Aviation Officer in the area of Lai Khe. Then from 1969-1970 he was in the 227th Assault Helicopter BN as a Company Commander for the 'C' company in the area of Phuc Vinh. Hew was a captain from 1966-1967, then a major from 1969-1970.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
Pages
1
Location(s)
Cold Storage Vault
1
Moving Images

1988VI2549 DVD- Army Aviation in Vietnam

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1988VI2549 DVD- Army Aviation in Vietnam

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Pub Credit Line
19880000000, Kirby Lawson Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 15 Oct 2008 [Updated: 06 Jan 2010]