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Richard B. Adams Collection

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Richard B. Adams Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard B. Adams
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1967-1974
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Battery A, 2nd Howitzer Battalion (Airborne), 319th Artillery Regiment; 24th Engineer Group; D Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
Vietnam; West Point, New York; Fort Campbell, Kentucky; Fort Ord, California; Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Fort Stewart, Georgia; Fort Rucker, Alabama; Fort Benning, Georgia; Saudi Arabia; Germany
Battles/Campaigns
Song Binh
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was commissioned via the US Military Academy.

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Type of Resource:
Video: Digital File [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Joe Galloway
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/117936
Subjects:
Adams, Richard B.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Richard B. Adams Collection
(AFC/2001/001/117936), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-03-17
 

 

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