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Timothy H. Joeckel Collection (2424) Finding Aid

Item Number: 24240000000

Scope and Contents

Photocopy from the 'Washington Post' of a poem by LRRP/Ranger Vietnam Veteran Lewis W. Bruchey and a letter from Timothy H. Joeckel to Donnie R. Hachey, the Chief Counsel for Operations of the Board of Veterans Appeals.


  • 21 December 2011

Biographical / Historical

Timothy H. Joeckel was born September 4th 1949 in Los Angeles California. He was drafted in 1969 to the US Army where he served in H Company, 75th infantry, Ranger Airborne for two years, and one year in Phuoc Vihn, Southeast Asia. While stationed in Phuoc Vihn, Southeast Asia, Joeckel served as a Medic, rear Scout, Assistant Team Leader, and Team Leader. Joeckel was honorably discharged as a Specialist 4th Class (E-4) in 1971.
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D054.2 ]]


  • Photocopy from the 'Washington Post of Poems by LRRP/ Ranger Vietnam Veteran Lewis W. Bruchey, undated
  • A letter from Timothy H. Joeckel to Donni R. Hachey, the Chief Counsel for Operations of Veterans Appeals, October 10th, 2011
  • Excerpts from the Spring 1970 issue of 'The First Team' document the activities of the Rangers of the 1st Cavalry Division -

Pub Credit Line
24240000000, Timothy H. Joeckel Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 21 Dec 2011 [Updated: 03 Jan 2012]