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Michael Nelson Shahan Collection (2419) Finding Aid

Item Number: 24190000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Two copies of Michael Nelson Shahan's book 'Suddenly the Silence was Broken' documents his service in Vietnam as a Second Lieutenant with the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division from January 1967-February 1968.

Dates

  • 15 December 2014

Biographical / Historical

Michael Nelson Shahan joined the Marine Corps in 1966 and served in Vietnam with the 1st Battalion, 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division from January 1967 - February 1968. Among other duties during his Marine career, he also commanded the Marine Detachment aboard the USS JOHN F. KENNEDY. He retired from the Marine Corps in 1986 with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Shahan passed away on 1 October 2008.
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Books

Suddenly the Silence was Broken by Michael Nelson Shahan, 2008 (2 copies)

1
Books

Suddenly the Silence was Broken by Michael Nelson Shahan, 2008 (2 copies)


Pub Credit Line
24190000000, Michael Nelson Shahan Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 15 Dec 2014 [Updated: 15 Dec 2014]