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Richard Alan Alderson Collection

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Richard Alan Alderson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard Alan Alderson
State of Birth:
NE
Home State:
IA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1970-1972
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
440th Signal Battalion, 8th and 1st infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Lewis, Washington; Fort Ord, California; Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Fort Sill, Oklahoma; Baumholder and Kaiserslaughtern, Germany; Fort Riley, Kansas
Highest Rank
Specialist Four
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served from 06/18/1974-11/27/1979.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] --
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [4 items] --
Photograph: Photocopy of Photographic Print [7 items] --
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Nancy Westlake
Contributor:
Mary Evans
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/03051
Subjects:
Alderson, Richard Alan
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Richard Alan Alderson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/03051), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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