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Donald E. Van Meter Collection (1329) Finding Aid

Item Number: 13290000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

271 slides document Donald Van Meter's experiences in Vietnam as a Helicopter Combat Rescue Pilot in 1967.

Dates

  • 26 April 2004

Biographical / Historical

Donald E. Van Meter served in the US Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Army Reserve, and Oklahoma National Guard. During his services in Vietnam, Van Meter worked as a Combat Rescue Pilot flying HH42 B/F Helicopters, conducting over 200 sorties. He was awarded 2 Distinguished Flying Crosses for his service in Vietnam. After 34 years of service, Van Meter retired at the rank of Colonel.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
0.4
Pages
1
Location(s)
Slide Collection
2
Slides

VAS023057 - VAS023240: Donald Van Meter's experiences in Vietnam as a Helicopter Combat Rescue Pilot in 1967
VAS040199 - VAS040285: Slides documenting Donald Van Meter's service in Vietnam, 1967

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2
Slides

VAS023057 - VAS023240: Donald Van Meter's experiences in Vietnam as a Helicopter Combat Rescue Pilot in 1967
VAS040199 - VAS040285: Slides documenting Donald Van Meter's service in Vietnam, 1967

Click here to view all Slides

Pub Credit Line
13290000000, Donald E. Van Meter Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 26 Apr 2004 [Updated: 25 Jan 2007]