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1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Division Association Collection (369) Finding Aid

Item Number: 3690000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately seven linear feet of daily staff journals, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and other materials document the service of the 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Division 'Jumping Mustangs' during the Vietnam Conflict and the issues of the association after the war. The first four boxes of the collection contain the daily staff journals from the battalion listed chronologically, 1965-1971, and are followed by the rest of the materials, which date from both the war and post-war periods.

Dates

  • 08 January 2002

Biographical / Historical

The objective of the Jumping Mustangs Association is to preserve the memory, history and honor of those who served with 1/8 CAV before, during, and after the Vietnam War. The Association is active in promoting the research, dissemination and preservation of information concerning Association members and assist members in locating others with whom they served.

Series

Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
7.0
Pages
6
Location(s)
D101.3A
3
Electronic Media

369EM0221 - 1/8 Cavalry Association Daily Staff Journals 1965 - 1969
369EM0222 - 1/8 Cavalry Association Daily Staff Journals 1970
369EM0223 - 1/8 Cavalry Association Reunion Photographs

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2
Museum Objects

369museum0365 - Memorial diorama
369museum0366 - In memory table candle holder

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2
Newsletters

Jumping Mustang Bugle: 2002: January, September

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6
Serials

The Saturday Evening Post: 1963: March 23; 1967: March 25
Life: 1968: February 2, February 9, February 16, March 22

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2667
Photographs

VA021188 - VA023802

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  • Box Box 1: [Box 1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D101.3A ]]
  • Box Box 2: [Box 2] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D101.3A ]]
  • Box Box 3: [Box 3] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D101.3A ]]
  • Box Box 4: [Box 4] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D101.3A ]]
  • Box Box 5: [Box 5] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D101.3A ]]
  • Box 1000: [1000] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks, D056.3 Individual Oversize Box 9 [D56.3]]

Inventory

3
Electronic Media

369EM0221 - 1/8 Cavalry Association Daily Staff Journals 1965 - 1969
369EM0222 - 1/8 Cavalry Association Daily Staff Journals 1970
369EM0223 - 1/8 Cavalry Association Reunion Photographs

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2
Museum Objects

369museum0365 - Memorial diorama
369museum0366 - In memory table candle holder

Click here to view all Museum Objects
2
Newsletters

Jumping Mustang Bugle: 2002: January, September

Click here to view all Newsletters
6
Serials

The Saturday Evening Post: 1963: March 23; 1967: March 25
Life: 1968: February 2, February 9, February 16, March 22

Click here to view all Serials
2667
Photographs

VA021188 - VA023802

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Pub Credit Line
3690000000, 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Division Association Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 08 Jan 2002 [Updated: 13 Sep 2019]