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John Spence Collection (1122) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11220000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection contains a variety of material pertaining to John T. Spence's naval service during the Vietnam War, 1964-1966. Materials include U.S.S. CAVALIER (APA-37) adminitrative documents and yearbooks, a photo album and scrapbook, newspapers, 8 mm film, patches, medals, currency, a beret, and a U.S.S. CAVALIER plaque.

Added: 31 Mar 2003[Updated: 07 Nov 2017]
C J Spence Collection (1132) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11320000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

A 123 page manuscript titled 'Blackfoot Platoon Vignettes/1971, 1st Cav 2/8 Bravo Company' written by C. J. Spence in March 2003 documents his personal reflections and memories of his time served in Vietnam in 1971.

Collection: C J Spence Collection

Added: 02 Apr 2003[Updated: 04 Apr 2006]
Loren Salzman Collection (1131) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11310000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Two hundred 35mm slides and a videotape created by Loren Salzman document Vietnam and Japan in 1968 during his military service in the Mobile Riverine Force. There are no captions for the slides. The video footage was transferred from 8mm film.

Added: 02 Apr 2003[Updated: 04 Apr 2006]
Larry Shelton Collection (1139) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11390000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection consists of U.S. Army Newspapers from 1967, a CD Rom with Daily Staff Journals from the 3rd Battalion, 39th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division, January 1967 to July 1969, and 17 audio reels of letters home and recorded music. The majority of the newspapers are from Ninth Infantry Division, The Old Reliable, but also included are issues from Pacific Stars and Stripes, The Observer, and The Army Reporter.

The collection also includes less than a quarter of a linear foot of textual records documenting the April 22, 1967 shoot down of a B-57 flown by Earl Eastabrooks and Major James E. Oxley that resulted in the death of Major Oxley. The materials include correspondence, articles, a biography of Major Oxley, images, and obituaries for Earl Eastabrooks. These materials are dated 1996, 2006, 2008, and 2011.

Added: 15 Apr 2003[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
James Hilmar Collection (1162) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11620000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Slides and captions created by Colonel James Eugene Hilmar during his tour of duty in Vietnam, 1966-1967. During his service in Vietnam, he served in infantry personnel as Lieutenant Colonel, 4th Infantry Division. Slides include notes by Col. Hilmar. Notes on the images and Col. Hilmar's experiences are included.

Added: 03 Jun 2003[Updated: 11 Jul 2003]
C. W. Standiford Collection (1169) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11690000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection consists of a book, 'Bury Me with Soldiers: One Grunts Honest Story About Vietnam.'

Added: 10 Jun 2003[Updated: 25 Oct 2004]
Tom Sullivan Collection (1175) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11750000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

This collection contains several artifacts related to Tom Sullivan's experiences with Air America while in Vietnam. Also present in the collection are several original manuals distributed to Air America pilots and crewmembers. The collection consists of flight crew check lists, flight mauals for various Navy and Air Force aircraft, and study materials regarding the same aircrafts.

Added: 16 Jun 2003[Updated: 15 Jan 2010]
Terry Sater Collection (265) Finding Aid
Item Number: 2650000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

One poem titled 'It Happened Long Ago' documents Terry Sater's reflections on his military service during the Vietnam Conflict

Added: 05 Jan 2002[Updated: 09 May 2006]
Herbert Schandler Collection (266) Finding Aid
Item Number: 2660000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Two folders of documents and articles authored by Herbert Schandler and reviews of his materials document Herbert Schandler's service in the US Military during the Vietnam Conflict and his post-war research and publications about the war. Most materials date from the late war-era period and the post-war period and include reviews of Schandler's book, The Unmaking of a President: Lyndon Johnson and Vietnam .

Added: 05 Jan 2002[Updated: 03 Feb 2010]
Mendell Schellin Collection (267) Finding Aid
Item Number: 2670000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

One folder of correspondence, a safe conduct pass, a newspaper clipping, and 39 photographs detail Mendell Schellin's service in the 1st Battalion, 11th Infantry, 5th Infantry Division, 1969 - 1970. Correspondence dates from the war-era and is written to his father and aunt. Each letter describes the various photographs in his collection and details the terrain of his service, the types of Army equipment and artillery used during the period, and the overall life of an average infantryman. The newspaper clipping dates post-war and details Schellin's war experiences and his opinions on political aspects of the war, the North Vietnamese, and the media coverage of the war.

Added: 05 Jan 2002[Updated: 09 May 2006]
Edward M. Szech, Jr. Collection (2857) Finding Aid
Item Number: 28570000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of a letter of appreciation, printouts from websites (including histories of the USS Repose and personal reflections from veteran crew members), and a photograph documenting Edward Szech Jr.'s service as a Hospital Corpsman aboard the USS Repose in Vietnam between 1968 and 1969. The materials are dated 1969 and 2010, or are otherwise undated.

Added: 21 Jul 2017[Updated: 21 Jul 2017]
Patricia B. Snyder Collection
Item Number: 28800000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 08 Aug 2017[Updated: 08 Aug 2017]
Bruce Swafford Collection
Item Number: 28900000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 24 Aug 2017[Updated: 24 Aug 2017]
Gary W. Studebaker Collection
Item Number: 28940000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 08 Sep 2017[Updated: 08 Sep 2017]
William E. 'Bill' Stevenson Collection
Item Number: 28960000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 08 Sep 2017[Updated: 11 Sep 2017]
Donald D. Spain Collection (2932) Finding Aid
Item Number: 29320000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of a photocopy of the roster for C Company, 8th Engineer Combat Battalion, 1st Cavalry Division. The roster is dated June 1965.

Added: 15 Dec 2017[Updated: 15 Dec 2017]
Tim Sikorski Collection (2936) Finding Aid
Item Number: 29360000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of 10 audio cassette tapes featuring letters home that Tim Sikorski sent during his time in Vietnam and 213 slides documenting Tim Sikorski's service in Vietnam. The materials date from March 1970 to March 1971.

Added: 07 Feb 2018[Updated: 29 Mar 2019]
William J. Shkurti Collection (2636)
Item Number: 26360000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Approximately three quarters of a linear foot of military documents donated to the archive by William Shkurti. The documents include Operations Reports - Lessons Learned from the following units: 3rd Brigade 1st Cavalry, 23rd Artillery Group, Headquarters II Field Force Vietnam, Headquarters II Field Force Vietnam Artillery, 31st Engineer Battalion, 2nd Battalion 35th Artillery, 2nd Battalion 32nd Artillery, 1st Cavalry Division. There are also Daily Staff Journals from the 1st Battalion 12th Cavalry September - October, 1971, 2nd Battalion 32nd Artillery March 25 - April 5, 1971, and the 1st Battalion 12th Cavalry September 1971. Also included are the senior officer debriefing reports for the 3rd Regional Assistance Command for Major General Jack J. Wagstaff and Major General Marshall B. Garth, Province Reports from Advisory Team 90 in Tay Ninh Province, the After Action Report from Operation Katum, and a history of the 273rd VC Regiment. The documents date from 1970 through 1973.

Added: 28 Feb 2018[Updated: 08 Mar 2018]
Robert Sparks Collection (2700) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27000000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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The collection consists of approximately one linear foot of manuscript material, VHS tapes, DVDs, and slides pertaining to the military service of Lieutenant Colonel Robert Sparks, the unit history of the 2nd Squadron, 1st Cavalry Division from 1967 to 1970, and reunion materials from 1994 to 2006. The manuscript material includes Sparks' memoir about his Vietnam experience, a unit history, a unit Vietnam history, unit rosters, unit and individual orders, press releases, and news articles, unit operations logs, unit KIAs (Killed In Action), a booklet entitled Faces of the Famous Fighting Fourth, a booklet entitled 2nd Squadron 1st Cavalry, a FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) request on Captain Benjamin Robert Bostick, and other Vietnam Studies and reports, some of which mention D Troop (Air), which was assigned to the 173rd Airborne Infantry Brigade. The materials are dated 1967-2006 and 2015.

The collection also includes two roadside bomb pressure detonators planted by Viet Cong or North Vietnamese Army troops on Highway 1 between Phan Thiet and Song Mao in Binh Thuan Province during Fall 1969 through Winter 1970. They were discovered by troops of the 3rd Platoon, B Troop, 2nd Squadron, 1st Cavalry, Task Force South, 1st Field Force during road clearing and security operations.

Added: 09 Mar 2018[Updated: 25 Jan 2019]
Harold Lynn Stephens Collection (2971) Finding Aid
Item Number: 29710000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of one scrapbook featuring articles from the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal covering the Vietnam War. The articles are dated 1965.

Added: 07 May 2018[Updated: 08 May 2018]
Geoffrey Shaw Collection (809) Finding Aid
Item Number: 8090000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of a transcript of an interview conducted with General Nguyen Khanh and a Masters thesis entitled Ngo Dinh Diem and the Americans written by Geoffrey Shaw. The materials are dated 1992 and 1994.

Added: 18 Jun 2018[Updated: 18 Jun 2018]
Ronald Swart Collection (3009) Finding Aid
Item Number: 30090000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of one copy of Xin Chu-Y, Xin Chu-Y.

Added: 12 Oct 2018[Updated: 12 Oct 2018]
William Sharpe Collection (3016) Finding Aid
Item Number: 30160000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of one copy of Ups and Downs by William Sharpe.

Added: 01 Nov 2018[Updated: 01 Nov 2018]
Ralph H. Staunton Collection (3020) Finding Aid
Item Number: 30200000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of approximately 1.5 linear feet of army aviation training materials accumulated by Ralph Staunton. The materials include army field manuals; army technical manuals; army pamphlets; army special texts; training course workbooks/handouts/programmed texts; a Fort Wolters guide and directory; reference books; and the roster for Warrant Officer Rotary Wing Aviator Class 71-1 from Fort Rucker, AL. The materials include airmanship training materials (128 hour curriculum for all students), warrant officer development training materials (91 hour curriculum for WOC students), and officer development training materials (27 hour curriculum for officer students). The materials are dated 1959 and 1963-1977.

Added: 07 Nov 2018[Updated: 13 Nov 2018]
Jim Sprinkle Collection (2935) Finding Aid
Item Number: 29350000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Added: 16 Apr 2019[Updated: 06 May 2019]
Robert Simonsen Collection (2691) Finding Aid
Item Number: 26910000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

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.

The collection also includes 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 yearbook pages and casualty data. The materials are dated 2015 or are otherwise undated.

Added: 03 Jun 2015[Updated: 08 Jun 2018]
Louise and Jody Schoch Collection (2711) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27110000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Two black and white photographs taken by offical Marine Corps photographers. One of the Marine forward obsevers for the beseiged 26th Marines trying to spot North Vietnamese Army mortar position from front lines at Khe Sanh in February 1968, and one of the members of the 9th Marine Regiment moving through a clearing past a Marine tank as a CH-46 helicopter lands to evacuate wounded near Cam Lo, Vietnam, in April 1967. The photographs were found at a garage sale in Denver, Colorado, and sent to the archive by Louise and Jody Schoch.

Added: 14 Jul 2015[Updated: 14 Jul 2015]
Lee Ellsworth Parke Collection (2774) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27740000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 19 Sep 2016[Updated: 19 Sep 2016]
William E. Maynard Collection (2775) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27750000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 22 Sep 2016[Updated: 22 Sep 2016]
Archie Stanley Collection (2796) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27960000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Added: 17 Feb 2017[Updated: 17 Feb 2017]
Jim Smith Collection (2803) Finding Aid
Item Number: 28030000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Collection: Jim Smith Collection

Added: 28 Feb 2017[Updated: 28 Feb 2017]
Jack Swickard Collection (2299) Finding Aid
Item Number: 22990000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Approximately one linear foot of The VHPA Newsletter and The VHPA Aviator, 1984-2008, and January/February 2010 as well as a DVD titled Helicopter Wars donated to the Vietnam Archive by Jack Swickard. The title of The VHPA Newsletter was changed to The VHPA Aviator in July/August 2005.

Added: 22 Mar 2017[Updated: 05 Apr 2017]
John Shafer Collection
Item Number: 28410000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection
Added: 22 Jun 2017[Updated: 20 Oct 2017]
Paul A. Scipione Collection (2844) Finding Aid
Item Number: 28440000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

The collection consists of two books written by Paul A. Scipione.

Added: 28 Jun 2017[Updated: 28 Jun 2017]
Lap Minh Siu Collection (1961) Finding Aid
Item Number: 19610000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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Less that one linear foot of material concerning Montagnards including a photocopied article from the San Jose Mecury News titled, 'American Dreams' and a photocopied booklet titled, 'Montagnards: Their History and Culture.'

Added: 29 Oct 2007[Updated: 04 Apr 2011]
Society of Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) Collection (2031) Finding Aid
Item Number: 20310000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Meeting Minutes from the Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) Business Meeting at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, New Mexico, 19 May 2007.

Added: 15 Nov 2007[Updated: 15 Nov 2007]
J. Robert Sawyer Collection (2039) Finding Aid
Item Number: 20390000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Less than one linear foot of books comprise J. Robert Sawyer's collection. All materials date from post-war era.

Added: 18 Jan 2008[Updated: 18 Jan 2008]
Ron Siegfried Collection (2050) Finding Aid
Item Number: 20500000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Slides document Ron Siegfried's service in Vietnam, 1968-1969 and 1970-1971.

Added: 14 Feb 2008[Updated: 10 Nov 2009]
Scott Swett Collection (2053) Finding Aid
Item Number: 20530000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Less than one linear foot of books comprises Scott Swett's donation to the Vietnam Archive.

Added: 19 Feb 2008[Updated: 19 Feb 2008]
James Smith Collection (2114) Finding Aid
Item Number: 21140000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

One photograph with James Smith and an unidentified woman and soldier.

Added: 17 Jul 2008[Updated: 17 Jul 2008]
Basic Officers Class 4-67 from the Basic School at MCB Quantico, Virginia Collection (2124) Finding Aid
Item Number: 21240000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Remembrances from members of the Basic Officers Class 4-67 from the Basic School at MCB Quantico, Virginia which graduated in 1967. The remembrances were collected at the Class' 40th anniversary reunion in May 2007.

Added: 06 Oct 2008[Updated: 17 Apr 2009]
Julia Saffell Collection (2221) Finding Aid
Item Number: 22210000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Book titled Architects of Conspiracy: An Intriguing History by William P. Hoar discusses movements that he argues were involved in a conspiracy to lead to a 'New World Order.' Included in the book is a chapter on the effects of communism in Southeast Asia.

Added: 15 Oct 2008[Updated: 08 Jul 2009]
Arnold Schecter Collection (2077) Finding Aid
Item Number: 20770000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Book titled Dioxins and Health, edited by Arnold Schecter and Thomas A. Gasiewicz documents scientific findings concerning Dioxins.

Added: 15 Oct 2008[Updated: 15 Oct 2008]
Carroll Sickles Collection (2641) Finding Aid
Item Number: 26410000000   (Click For More Item Information)
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One DVD titled My Back Pages donated to the archive by Carroll Sickles. The DVD contains photos of Sickles' service with the 14th Engineer Battalion in Vietnam in 1967. It also includes a video oral history interview with Sickles conducted by Cortney Helms.

Added: 10 Jun 2014[Updated: 10 Jun 2014]
John F. Sloan Collection (2648) Finding Aid
Item Number: 26480000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Slides and photographs donated to the archive by John F. Sloan. The photos show various activities from the Engineer Section of II Field Force Vietnam from 1967 to 1968.

Added: 10 Oct 2014[Updated: 04 Jun 2015]
Richard Archuleta Collection (2541) Finding Aid
Item Number: 25410000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Article from the New Mexico State University Roundup newspaper detailing Richard Archuleta's three tours of duty in Vietnam from 1968 to 1971. The article was written in the 1980's while Archuleta was a student at NMSU.

Added: 13 Oct 2014[Updated: 13 Oct 2014]
W. Alan Fabry Collection (2520) Finding Aid
Item Number: 25200000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Two letters written by Lt W. Alan Fabry during his service in Vietnam with the 40th Signal Battalion in 1970. The letters were donated by Ellen B. Stern who was Fabry's co-worker before he served in the war and was the original recipient of the letters.

Added: 10 Dec 2014[Updated: 10 Dec 2014]
Michael Nelson Shahan Collection (2419) Finding Aid
Item Number: 24190000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

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.

Added: 15 Dec 2014[Updated: 15 Dec 2014]
Steve Sullivan Collection (2486) Finding Aid
Item Number: 24860000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Approximately two and a half linear feet of artifacts from Steve Sullivan's tour in Vietnam from 1967-1968 where he flew UH1-C gunships with the 57th Assault Helicopter Company in Kom Tum. The collection contains a flight suit, fatigue pants, four patches, military issue towel, compass case, sunglasses, decorated helicopter flight helmet and carrying bag, an MB-4A Computer Air Navigation tool and plasticized DOD evasion chart of Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam. The collection also contains a US Army pack sack, black hammock, black shirt, and canteen with a bullet hole, which were taken from North Vietnamese soldiers who attacked the base while Sullivan was there.

Added: 01 Apr 2015[Updated: 03 Oct 2018]