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James F. Talbert Collection (531) Finding Aid

Item Number: 5310000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Military administrative documents as well as humorous letters regarding soldiers leaving Vietnam depict James F. Talbert's three tours of duty in Vietnam for the United States Air Force.

Dates

  • 20 February 2002

Biographical / Historical

MSGT Talbert served 2 years in Da Nang and 1 year in Bien Hoa. He also participated in TET 1968.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.1
Pages
1
Location(s)
Individual Collections-T
  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D059.5 ]]

Inventory

  • DD-214 - - - - - -
  • 3rd Combat Support Certificate (Humor)
  • Letter regarding leaving Vietnam (Humor)
  • AF 899, 1/18/66
  • AF 899,2/6/69
  • "Oath of Enlistment," 15 December 1972
  • Special Order TA-232, 6/12/71 "Permissive TDY to Tan Son Nhut AB" for the Vietnamese Armed Forces Basketball Tournament
  • AF Form 1098, 9/23/69
  • Aeronautical Order 37, 7/22/69, requiring non-crew members to participate regularly in aerial flights

Pub Credit Line
5310000000, James F. Talbert Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 20 Feb 2002 [Updated: 01 Aug 2006]