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John Green Collection (1824) Finding Aid
Item Number: 18240000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot of photographs of the Kim Chan Orphanage in Vietnam, post battle photographs, and other various circumstances.

Collection: John Green Collection

Added: 07 Jul 2006[Updated: 29 Nov 2006]
Theodore R. Kramer Collection (1825) Finding Aid
Item Number: 18250000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot of documents comprised of a photocopy of the Watch Officer's Log kept at the Navy Operations Center of the COMNAVFORV Staff in Saigon during the Tet Offensive.

Added: 22 Aug 2006[Updated: 02 Sep 2010]
Hugh M. Davidson Collection (1855) Finding Aid
Item Number: 18550000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot of photographs and newspaper articles documenting Hugh M. Davidson's service in the United States Air Force in 1965 with the 13th Bombardment Squadron at Clark Air Force Base in the Phillipines.

Added: 24 Aug 2006[Updated: 07 Nov 2006]
Omarie Kinser Collection (1854) Finding Aid
Item Number: 18540000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot of letters from American soldiers to Omarie Kinman (now Omarie Kinser) document their responses to cards that she sent them while she attended seventh grade at Pat Neff Junior High School in San Antonio, Texas, 1969. The first document in the collection provides some background from Kinman about the project. All of the letters date from either 1969 or 1970.

Added: 25 Aug 2006[Updated: 14 Sep 2006]
John W. Kniffin Collection (1661) Finding Aid
Item Number: 16610000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Over three linear feet of letters from John W. Kniffin to his mother, Ms. E.T. Humble, newspapers articles, documents from Kniffin's service in the Marine Corps, 1968 daily calendar, scrapbook, photographs, slides, pins, insignia, patches, Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW) material, Gainesville 8 trial material, and obituaries document Kniffien's service in the Marine Corps and his subsequent involvement in the VVAW.

Added: 01 Dec 2005[Updated: 26 Feb 2018]
Mr. Charles Kelly Collection (1729) Finding Aid
Item Number: 17290000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Photographs, newspaper articles, slide, DD-214, and a draft essay documenting Charles R. Kelly's tours of duty in Southeast Asia from 1963 to 1974.

Added: 08 Feb 2006[Updated: 29 Jun 2006]
Rod Keith Collection (1728) Finding Aid
Item Number: 17280000000   (Click For More Item Information)

One linear foot of artifacts, photographs, maps, articles and newspaper clippings, naval administrative documents, postcards, notebooks, certificates, Serviceman Guides to Hong Kong and Lake Macquire, USS Joseph Strauss cruisebooks, and issues of All Hands from 1968 to 1969 documenting Rod Keith's service in the United States Navy, particularly his service in Southeast Asia on the USS Joseph Strauss.

Added: 13 Feb 2006[Updated: 02 Oct 2009]
Yung Krall Collection (1757) Finding Aid
Item Number: 17570000000   (Click For More Item Information)

A signed copy of A Thousand Tears Falling by Yung Krall details the ideological differences that arose in Yung's family during the Vietnam Conflict and the consequences of those differences.

Collection: Yung Krall Collection

Added: 21 Apr 2006[Updated: 21 Apr 2006]
Charles W. Kelley Collection (1796) Finding Aid
Item Number: 17960000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot containing a book by Charles W. Kelley titled Vietnam's Orange, White, and Blue Rain Agents and Weapons of Mass Destruction.CD-Rom containing Charles Kelley's research and proposed presentation concerning Agent Orange related health issues for the Vietnam Center's Sixth Triennial Symposium in March 2008.

Added: 24 May 2006[Updated: 05 Oct 2009]
L. M. Kildow Collection (1621) Finding Aid
Item Number: 16210000000   (Click For More Item Information)

One map of Vietnam in the Vietnamese.

Added: 17 Aug 2005[Updated: 29 Aug 2005]
Don Kilgore Collection (1630) Finding Aid
Item Number: 16300000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Photographs, negatives, slides, newspaper clippings, patches, Vietnamese money, military payment certificates, holiday menus, and other ephemera documenting Don Kilgore's service in Vietnam as a civilian employee with the American Express Military Banking Division, based in Chu Lai, Vietnam with the 23rd Infantry Division (Americal Division) from May 1970 to May 1971.

Added: 30 Aug 2005[Updated: 28 Aug 2015]
James M. Kraft Collection (1623) Finding Aid
Item Number: 16230000000   (Click For More Item Information)

'My Vietnam Experience as a Forward Air Controller' and 'Spin in an 0-1E Bird Dog in Combat' by James M. Kraft, official orders, newspaper clippings, photographs from Kraft's tour of duty in Vietnam and an aerial map of Can Tho and Phong Dinh Province document James M. Kraft's tour of duty in Vietnam as a Forward Air Controller.

Added: 06 Sep 2005[Updated: 24 Mar 2006]
William Kindred Collection (2572) Finding Aid
Item Number: 25720000000   (Click For More Item Information)

One paper copy and one electronic copy of a comprehensive list of Fire Support Bases (FSB) and Landing Zones (LZ) used in South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. This list is a part of William Kindred's GoogleEarth map he created to represent all of the areas used by the U. S. during the Vietnam War and includes the names of the bases with corresponding latitude, longitude and grid coordinates, map numbers, dates of use, and the names of units who used the base.

Added: 04 Jun 2013[Updated: 12 Feb 2019]
Families of Vietnamese Political Prisoners Association (FVPPA) Collection (1849B) Finding Aid
Item Number: 1849B0000000   (Click For More Item Information)

The Families of Vietnamese Political Prisoners Association Collection contains 63 linear-feet of immigration applications, correspondence, and general office documents. The collection consists of Orderly Departure Program (ODP) Application Files, which document evidence of eligibility for immigration to the U.S. and other countries through the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ (UNHCR) ODP, correspondence sent to and from the FVPPA, planning documents for reunions and celebrations, and general office documents. These records include: ODP application forms; sponsor letters; prisoner release documents; personal letters; photos; civilian identification papers; passports; birth, marriage, and death records; educational certificates; military records; minutes; agendas; legal documents; and other relevant documents.

Collection Introduction
The Families of Vietnamese Political Prisoners Association (FVPPA) campaigned for the release of re-education camp prisoners in Vietnam. The association’s records
document the individual stories of approximately 3,702 applicants for the ODP. In its work on behalf of political prisoners and refugees, the FVPPA undertook a public awareness campaign, an outreach program, and also acted as an information center for Vietnamese immigrants.

Provenance of the collection
In March of 2012 Mrs. Khuc Minh Tho, President and co-founder of the FVPPA, donated to Texas Tech University’s Vietnam Archive 63 linear-feet of documents created and collected by the FVPPA.

ODP Application Files Introduction
The application files are not in alphabetical order. The files are arranged in the order in which they were found in the original donation.

The applications contain individual documents that date from 1905 to 2001. The documents include: ODP applications; letters of introduction (LOI) from applicants and/or their sponsors; Vietnamese political prisoners’ Certificate of Release from re- education camp; personal letters; letters from family members; letters from sponsors; photos of applicants and their family members; copies of passports; copies of exit visas; copies of Vietnamese identification cards; residency and household records from an applicant’s local Vietnamese police department; marriage, birth, and death records; educational certificates; military training certificates; military awards; professional training certificates; letters of recommendation for employment; humanitarian operation (HO) papers; copies of alien resident cards; copies of Social Security cards; and medical records. When necessary, documents with personal information such as Social Security numbers and/or medical information have been removed and replaced with sanitized copies of documents.

Notes about Vietnamese names
The names of the applicants are written in the Vietnamese order: last name/surname, middle name, first name. If the applicant had a known alias it is noted on the file.

The name of the principal applicant is the name given on the file. The names of family members will also be listed. If the widow of a deceased principal applicant applied, the file is listed with her name first, followed by that of her deceased husband. If the children of a principal applicant were orphans when they applied, the file is listed under their names. Dates will be given in day-month-year order.

The files range from 1985-1999. The majority of application forms are from 1989- 1994. Another large group of applications are from 1996-1999 after the McCain Amendment (Section 595 H.R. 3540) was enacted in July of 1996, the majority of which are found in boxes 24-26. Most Amerasian applicants are found in boxes 24- 26.

An application form contains: the applicant’s name and date of birth, IV and VEWL numbers, their Vietnamese address, their sponsor’s name and date of birth and contact information; the relationship between the sponsor and the applicant; the
contact information of the closest relative(s) or acquaintance(s) of the applicant in the
U.S. and Vietnam; the military rank or U.S. employee position of the applicant; the names, addresses, and dates of birth of family members the applicant wished to have emigrate with them; and the dates and names of the re-education camp(s) in which the applicant was incarcerated.

Correspondence Files Introduction
The Correspondence series consists of 6 linear feet of letters, faxes, and emails sent from and to the FVPPA from 1974 to 2011.

The Correspondence series is organized into Incoming Correspondence and Outgoing Correspondence. The files within the series are arranged alphabetically by last name.
Vietnamese names have been put in order of first name, middle name, and surname to prevent confusion when viewed alongside English names.

Events, Interviews, and Speeches Files Introduction
The Events, Interviews, and Speeches series consists of 7 linear feet of documents from 1984 to 2012. The documents include planning documents and correspondence for events held or sponsored by the FVPPA, interviews of Khuc Minh Tho, and speeches given at the various events. The bulk of the collection pertains to the American Appreciation Day held in Houston, Texas in July, 1999, the Vietnamese Political Prisoners Reunion held in Dallas, Texas in October, 2008, and the Remember Our Heroic Father’s Day held in Washington, D.C., in June 2009.

The Events, Interviews, and Speeches series is organized by event, followed by speeches and then interviews. The events are arranged by the date of the event while the speeches and interviews are arranged by date if given.

Office Files Introduction
The Office series consists of 12 linear feet of documents from 1984 to 2010. The documents include minutes of meetings, agendas, FVPPA Board of Directors Election meetings, financial documents, reference and research material, template documents, contact lists, and general office documents. Important subjects include the McCain Amendment, Vietnamese refugees in the Philippines, Thailand, and Cambodia, resettlement to Canada, and the Amerasian Homecoming Act.

The Office series is arranged by the subseries mentioned above with each subseries in date order.

Added: 05 Aug 2013[Updated: 14 Feb 2019]
Daniel M. Kurtzman Collection (2618) Finding Aid
Item Number: 26180000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Approximately one linear foot of documents, newsletters, museum objects, newspapers, and periodicals donated to the Vietnam Archive by Daniel Kurtzman. The materials were gathered by Kurtzman while he was the director of the Washington, D.C. Strike Center set up by the National Student Association. Mr. Kurtzman was active in the anti-war movement and collected pamphlets on Vietnam War, chemical weapons, McCarthy campaign materials, materials about the Kent State shooting, including a letter written to Mr. Kurtzman with an eyewitness account by a photographer present at the shooting, calls for student/university strikes and sit ins, press releases, statements and papers put out by various student protest organizations in the Washington DC area, calls to action for America's youth to change the government, pamphlets and flyers inviting people to join various marches and peace rallies, information about the Roger Priest court martial for printing a protest newspaper

Added: 25 Mar 2014[Updated: 06 May 2014]
John Kleinen Collection (2361) Finding Aid
Item Number: 23610000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Book titled 'Lion and Dragon: Four Centuries of Dutch-Vietnamese Relations,' edited by and donated to the Vietnam Archive by John Kleinen.

Added: 02 Mar 2012[Updated: 02 Mar 2012]
Stuart Koch Collection (2525) Finding Aid
Item Number: 25250000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than a quarter of a linear foot of documents, publications, newspapers, programs, and photographs documenting Stuart Koch's service in Vietnam as the protocol officer for General William W. Momyer from 1967 to 1968. Documents include rosters of Air Force General Officers and key personnel, memos about protocol procedures and various official visits, as well as some pamphlets about religions in Vietnam and the Cao Dai. The photographs show various dignitaries and Saigon after the attacks of the Tet Offensive.

Added: 11 Oct 2012[Updated: 08 Apr 2016]
Michael G. Kelley Collection (2509) Finding Aid
Item Number: 25090000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Approximately two linear feet of materials documenting Michael G. Kelley's service in Vietnam as an advisor on the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam (MACV) Team 71 in the Ba Xuyen province from 1969 - 1970. The collection includes correspondence to and from Kelly and his family and friends, military documents from Kelly's time in Vietnam, newspaper clippings, flags, other museum objects, photographs and slides.

Added: 13 Dec 2012[Updated: 11 Apr 2016]
Anthony Kozman Collection (1107) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11070000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection consists of a metal ashtray.

Added: 04 Mar 2003[Updated: 07 Mar 2005]
William E. Kirkland Collection (278) Finding Aid
Item Number: 2780000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Approximately five linear feet of books, photographs, museum objects, VHS tapes, audio cassette tapes, newsletters, periodicals, posters, newspaper clippings and depositions document various topics related to the Vietnam Conflict. The depositions are the Senate hearings of the case of Robert Garwood from 1992. Most other materials also date from the post-war period and include materials on the Vietnam War Memorial, the 9th Infantry Division, and Tet '68 Association.

Added: 08 Jan 2002[Updated: 17 Jan 2013]
Stephen Katz Collection (1101) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11010000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection consists of a memo book kept by Katz to record helicopter missions, 1970-1971, Brochure for Associated Air Freight Inc., POW-MIA Case Synopsis of James A. Magnusson, Jr., story of Operation Carolina Moon, both printed from the Internet, February 6, 2002, photocopies of award certificates for the Distinguished Flying Cross, and Helicopter Rescue Award, and photograph of Katz in uniform, April 26, 1972.

Added: 09 May 2007[Updated: 09 May 2007]
Duc The Kieu Collection (790) Finding Aid
Item Number: 7900000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection contains 19 books, all of which are written in Vietnamese by Duc The Kieu, a letter written from Hoa-Thuong Thich-Tam-Chau to Duc The Kieu and a passage in Vietnamese about Buddha

Added: 12 Jun 2002[Updated: 03 May 2017]
Dave Keeton Collection (720) Finding Aid
Item Number: 7200000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection consists of one book, David L. Keeton's, King Moo: War Dog.

Added: 13 Jun 2002[Updated: 11 Dec 2018]
Eugene Kennedy Collection (680) Finding Aid
Item Number: 6800000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Eugene Kennedy's DD-214 documents his career in the United States air Force from 1956 to 1980.

Added: 13 Jun 2002[Updated: 21 Jun 2007]
Eric Kenney Collection (727) Finding Aid
Item Number: 7270000000   (Click For More Item Information)

PowerPoint presentation documents the History of the 9th Engineer Battalion.

Added: 13 Jun 2002[Updated: 10 Aug 2007]
Jay King Collection (636) Finding Aid
Item Number: 6360000000   (Click For More Item Information)

End-of-Tour report written by Major General H. D. Smith and submitted to the Commander in Chief, Pacific on 30 May 1975.

Collection: Jay King Collection

Added: 13 Jun 2002[Updated: 05 Jan 2007]
Mr. Joseph C. Kliebert Collection (665) Finding Aid
Item Number: 6650000000   (Click For More Item Information)

DD-214 and retirement orders document Joseph C. Kliebert's career in the United States Air Force.

Added: 13 Jun 2002[Updated: 02 May 2007]
Bob Kilpatrick Collection (991) Finding Aid
Item Number: 9910000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection contains two CD-ROMS of approximately 200 photographs (.jpgs) taken by Kirpatrick and Alan E. Mixer.

Added: 06 Aug 2002[Updated: 09 Dec 2002]
Mr. Jed H. Klingensmith Collection (1006) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10060000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Color photocopies of documents related to awards, medals and citations awarded to Klingensmith during his military service in Vietnam, 1968 - 1971.

Added: 14 Aug 2002[Updated: 11 May 2017]
Anonymous (#11) (1036) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10360000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This Collections contains two studies from the Vietnam War. The first is by Brigadier General Theodore C. Mataxis, Military Equipment Delivery Team, Cambodia, February 1972, and the second is by Major General John R.D. Cleland, End of Tour Report, MEDTC, 1972-1974.

Collection: Anonymous (#11)

Added: 04 Oct 2002[Updated: 13 Dec 2002]
Jack Keith Collection (1053) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10530000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This colection consists of an unpublished manuscript entitled Chapters in the LIfe of a Fighter Pilot by Jack Keith. Also present in the collection is a copy of Seventh Air Force In Country Tactical Air Operations Handbook, 1968.

Collection: Jack Keith Collection

Added: 13 Nov 2002[Updated: 11 May 2017]
Richard & Valerie Kyle Collection (1074) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10740000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection contains one copy of Nurse Week magazine, April 19, 2002.

Added: 17 Dec 2002[Updated: 09 Feb 2006]
Jim Keck Collection (1082) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10820000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection consists of two VHS video tapoes.

Collection: Jim Keck Collection

Association: Air America Association

Added: 20 Dec 2002[Updated: 07 Mar 2005]
Herbert Koenig Collection (1086) Finding Aid
Item Number: 10860000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection consists of official U.S. paperwork and photocopies following the service of Herbert Koenig, 1970-1973, including draft notice, training records, service and award records, DD-214, letters and photographs.

Added: 06 Jan 2003[Updated: 14 Jan 2005]
James Knafel Collection (831) Finding Aid
Item Number: 8310000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection consists of a newspaper article, 'They were Soldiers' from the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer Special Section, Sunday, March 3, 2002, and a Jumping Mustang Bugle' newsletter, September 2002.

Added: 08 Jan 2003[Updated: 06 Apr 2017]
Randall Kunkleman Collection (600) Finding Aid
Item Number: 6000000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Slides document Randy Kunkleman's service with B Troop, 2/17th Cavalry in Vietnam as an ordnance specialist in 1969.

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 20 Dec 2006]
Felix Ray Knight, Jr. Collection (543) Finding Aid
Item Number: 5430000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Orders, awards, and other military administrative papers document Felix Ray Knight, Jr.'s service with D Troop 1/1 Cavalry, 101st Airborne Brigade from July 1968 to April 1969 and B Troop 2/17 Cavalry, 101st Airborne Brigade from April 1969 to July 1969.

Added: 28 Feb 2002[Updated: 31 Aug 2010]
Bob Kanzinger Collection (974) Finding Aid
Item Number: 9740000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot of photographs and slides taken during Bob Kazinger's service in the 9th Med Lab in Vietnam, 1970-1971. Areas photographed include the 9th Med Lab area, Saigon, Vung Tau, China Beach, and various other locations.

Added: 10 Mar 2003[Updated: 28 Sep 2007]
Kenneth B. & Wanda J. Kothmann Collection (597) Finding Aid
Item Number: 5970000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Material related to Mr. Kothmann's service during, and after, the Vietnam War. Items include military documents, information on MIA Curtis Richard Smoot, incidents involving the Veterans Administration, letters, and descriptive narratives of his tour-of-duty.

Added: 12 Mar 2003[Updated: 20 Sep 2007]
Le Van Khoa Collection (1145) Finding Aid
Item Number: 11450000000   (Click For More Item Information)

This collection contains newspaper articles, exhibit and symphony programs, arts catalogues, and songbooks documenting the career of composer and photographer Le Van Khoa. In the collection are works published in America by Le Van Khoa during the post war period.

Added: 06 May 2003[Updated: 20 May 2003]
Joyce Kallgren Collection (124) Finding Aid
Item Number: 1240000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Three reels of microfilm contain Second World War-era Indochina/Southeast Asia research material obtained by the OSS during the war and State Department immediately after the war.

Added: 07 Dec 2001[Updated: 28 Jul 2006]
George T. Kimbro Collection (348) Finding Aid
Item Number: 3480000000   (Click For More Item Information)

One cover letter and two copies of a citation awarded to Colonel George T. Kimbro's company document his service in the U.S. Army, 1965.

Added: 07 Dec 2001[Updated: 13 Jun 2006]
Curtis Knapp Collection (380) Finding Aid
Item Number: 3800000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than one linear foot of military administrative documents, a pilot's log, and two journals document Curt Knapp's service in the United States military during the Vietnam Conflict. All materials date from the war period.

Added: 07 Dec 2001[Updated: 18 Apr 2019]
Todd Kosmerick Collection (126) Finding Aid
Item Number: 1260000000   (Click For More Item Information)

One folder of a business card, a website page and a paper titled 'More than Just Politics: Reference and Congressional Papers' document Todd J. Kosmerick's research with the Carl Albert Center: Congressional Research Studies, University of Oklahoma. The paper was presented at a Society of American Archivists (SAA) Meeting, 18 May 1996.

Added: 07 Dec 2001[Updated: 02 May 2017]
R. E. Kunkel Collection (127) Finding Aid
Item Number: 1270000000   (Click For More Item Information)

A memoir and three copies of photographs document R. E. Kunkel's first couple of months of service in the US Army in Vietnam.

Added: 07 Dec 2001[Updated: 07 Mar 2006]
Martin Kyre Collection (128) Finding Aid
Item Number: 1280000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Two folders of articles and reports detail various military and political issues from the 1960s and 1970s. All documents date from this time period and include speeches by President John F. Kennedy.

Added: 07 Dec 2001[Updated: 07 Mar 2006]
Larry Kammholz Collection (125) Finding Aid
Item Number: 1250000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Two copies of the memoir ^D'Moc Hoa: A Vietnam Medical-Military Adventure^D>' (1990) document Larry Kammholz's experiences in Vietnam. Written permission is required from Mr. Kammholz for the reprint of any part of this book. Please see the archivist for details.

Added: 05 Jan 2002[Updated: 20 Feb 2019]
Thien Tri Thuc Publications Collection (2547) Finding Aid
Item Number: 25470000000   (Click For More Item Information)

A copy of the three volume anthology titled '1963 - 2013, Nam Muoi Nam Nhin Lai - 1963 - 2013, Fifty Years in Retrospect' published by Thien Tri Thuc Publications.

Added: 04 Jan 2013[Updated: 04 Jan 2013]
John S. Kark Collection (2761) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27610000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Less than a quarter of a linear foot of documents donated to the archive by John S. Kark. The documents include a unit history for the 73rd Aviation Company (Airplane Surveillance) (Light), and information about their 50th Anniversary reunion.

Added: 21 Jul 2016[Updated: 12 Aug 2016]
John B. Konek Collection (2786) Finding Aid
Item Number: 27860000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Approximately one linear foot of documents donated to the archive by John B. Konek. The documents include the combined unit history of the 350th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron and 100th Strategic Reconnaissance Wing from July 1966 through June 1968. The unit history also includes supporting documents for the above units to include message traffic, performance reports, etc. These units were operating the Ryan Model 147 reconnaissance drone. Also included in the collection is a list of documents about Killed in Action (KIA), body not recovered members of the Air Rescue & Recovery Squadron in Vietnam. These documents include the name of the deceased, their rank, date of lost, birth date, unit of assignment, and details of their loss/last sighting.

Added: 18 Apr 2017[Updated: 22 Mar 2018]
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