Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Senator Chuck Hagel Collection
Collection Number
1158
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.2 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Library
Processed by
T. Lovelady, May. 2003

Scope and Content

Four copies of "The War and the Wall: Service, Sacrifice and Honor," collected writings of Vietnam Veterans, compiled by Jan Scruggs, founder of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial fund.

Biographical Note

Chuck Hagel is the senior Senator from Nebraska. He is co-chairman of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund Corporate Council. Hagel served in Vietnam with his brother Tom in 1968. They served side by side as infantry squad leaders with the U.S. Army's 9th Infantry Division. Hagel earned many military decorations and honors, including two Purple Hearts.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Books
The War and the Wall: Service, Sacrifice and Honor (4 copies).