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Robert Simonsen Collection (2691) Finding Aid

Item Number: 26910000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of less than a quarter of a linear foot of daily staff journals of the 3rd Squadron, 5th Cavalry 'Black Nights' in Vietnam from March 1969 to January 1970. Also included is less than a quarter of a linear foot of photographs and documents regarding KIA from 3rd Squadron, 5th Cavalry, 9th Infantry Division. The materials include clippings, yearbook pages, and biographical casualty data. The materials are dated 2015, 2018, or are otherwise undated.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1969 to 1970

Language of Materials

English

Title
Robert Simonsen Collection (2691) Finding Aid
Date
2015-06-03
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
86
Photographs

KIA from the 3rd Squadron, 5th Cavalry, 9th Infantry Division, as well as scans of a unit roster; b&w, color; various sizes

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  • Box 01: [01] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, [Individual Collections - S ]]

Inventory

  • Daily Staff Journal for the 3rd Squadron 5th Cavalry 07 March 1969 - 10 March 1969
  • Daily Staff Journal for the 3rd Squadron 5th Cavalry 03 October 1969
  • Daily Staff Journal for the 3rd Squadron 5th Cavalry 18 January 1970 - 26 January 1970
  • Biographical and casualty data for KIA (2015, No Date)
  • Biographical and casualty data for KIA (2015, No Date)
  • Biographical and casulty data for KIA (2018, No Date)
86
Photographs

KIA from the 3rd Squadron, 5th Cavalry, 9th Infantry Division, as well as scans of a unit roster; b&w, color; various sizes

Click here to view all Photographs

Pub Credit Line
26910000000, Robert Simonsen Collection, The Vietnam Center and Sam Johnson Vietnam Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 03 Jun 2015 [Updated: 10 Feb 2020]