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Photographs, negatives, articles, Thai shoulder patches, and a Kingdom of Laos flag document Michael Ingham's service in Southeast Asia as a CIA paramilitary case officer from 1970-1973, primarily as an adviser to Thai volunteer troops.
Collection: Michael Ingham Collection
Approximately half a linear foot of 8 and Super 8mm film document Thomas Iannarino's service in Vietnam in 1967-1968.
Collection: Thomas Iannarino Collection
Masters thesis written by Henriette von Irgens-Bergh at the University of Copenhagen in 2001 titled ^D'The Voluntary Vietnam Soldier^D>' is a case study of the reasons that some American men volunteered for military service during the Vietnam War era, 1965-1973.
Collection: Henriette von Irgens-Bergh Collection
Two newsletters from the Vinh Long Outlaw Association: October - December 2003 and March 2004
Collection: Vinh Long Outlaws Association Collection
Association: Vinh Long Outlaws Association
One box of monographs document the service of various Southeast Asian officers who held positions of responsibility in Cambodia, Laos and South Vietnam during the Vietnam Conflict. All monographs date from 1970s-1980s and were not altered or edited. One newsletter and various periodicals are listed in the separated materials section of this finding aid and date from the post-war era.
Collection: Indochina Monograph Series (Center for Military History) Collection
Copy of a manuscript working draft titled 'Thirteen Echo: Field, Firebase and Base Camp, Vietnam 1969-1970' and scanned images document Lloyd C. Irland's tour of duty in Vietnam, 1969-1970. Irland retains copyright over all of his material with no duplication rights allowed.
Collection: Lloyd C. Irland Collection
A diary, periodicals, newspaper clippings, photographs, documents, certificates, and medals document Tom Matthews's service in the United States Marine Corps in the 1950s and the Central Intelligence Agency in the 1960s and 1970s.
Collection: Tom Matthews Collection
Book titled Unsung Heroes, Saving Saigon by Brigadier General Albin F. Irzyk, USA (Ret.) documents accomplishments of the United States Army Headquarters Area Command (USAHAC) in Saigon during the Tet Offensive in 1968.
Collection: Albin F. Irzyk Collection
One internet reprint of the 26 August 1966 article titled 'America's Toastmaster General' documents a Jewish American comedian known for being the Master of Ceremonies at a number of events and performing at USO show in Vietnam.
Collection: Michael Igoe Collection
Approximately a quarter of a linear foot of photographs, post cards and a VHS tape shot by George Krizansky during his time in Vietnam. The photos show Saigon shortly after the Diem coup in November of 1963 and the video, taken in 1964, shows a protest march on a street in Saigon and then switches to footage of traffic on that same street.
Collection: George Krizansky Collection