The collection consists of approximately one linear foot of documents, and newspapers donated to the archive by Douglas Young. The documents consist of morning reports and unit rosters for C Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry, 1st Cavalry Division. The morning reports date from 1965 through 1971 with the bulk of the material dating from 1965 through 1969. The rosters are from 1965 through 1967. The collection also contains copies of articles about the unit from various papers, and military newspapers.