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Garry Gitzen Collection (2433) Finding Aid

Item Number: 24330000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately half a linear foot of slides and photographs document Garry Gitzen's service in Vietnam with the 665th Transportation Detachment of the 361st Aviation Company, April 1968 - April 1969.

Dates

  • 04 December 2012
  • Other: Majority of material found within 01 April 1968 to 06 April 1969

Biographical / Historical

Garry Gitzen was born in 1947 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He was drafted into the Army in 1967 and served 1 year, 10 months. He was assigned to the 361st Aviation/665th Transportation as a records clerk and served 1 year in Di An and Pleiku, Vietnam. Mr. Gitzen held the ranks of E4 and E5 during his service in Vietnam and was awarded the VN Service Medal. He was discharged from the Army as an E5 on April 6, 1969. After his service, Mr. Gitzen attended college and earned an MA in Business Administration.
Title
Finding Aid
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Location(s)
Photograph Collection; Slide Collection
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Photographs

33 black and white and colored photographs showing Pleiku, 361st Aviation Company HQ, etc
VA065892-VA065924

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Slides

202 slides documenting Garry Gitzen's tour of Vietnam, April 1968-April 1969 Box 1 (VAS065955-VAS066157)

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2
Photographs

33 black and white and colored photographs showing Pleiku, 361st Aviation Company HQ, etc
VA065892-VA065924

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1
Slides

202 slides documenting Garry Gitzen's tour of Vietnam, April 1968-April 1969 Box 1 (VAS065955-VAS066157)

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Pub Credit Line
24330000000, Garry Gitzen Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 04 Dec 2012 [Updated: 11 Apr 2013]