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Item Number
OH0895
Record Number
586238
Title
Interview with Michael K. Heaney
Interviewer
Kelly Crager
Interview Date
26 July 2014
Collection
Michael K. Heaney Collection
Media Type
Oral History
Length
10:52:12 hr/min/sec
Description
In this interview, Mike Heaney discusses his experiences as a platoon leader in B Company, 2nd/8th, of the 1st Cavalry Division, December 1965 through May 1966. Heaney was injured in May 1966 during an ambush that initiatted Operation Crazy Horse near Vinh Thanh. Heany received the Bronze Star with V device, as well as a Purple Heart. Heaney returned to Vietnam in 2008 to visit the site of the ambush.
Citation
Interview with Michael K. Heaney,  26 July 2014, Michael K. Heaney Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 22 Oct. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=OH0895>.
Pub. Credit Line
OH0895, Michael K. Heaney Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
 
Added: 6 Oct 2014

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