Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Ron Smith Collection
Association
USS Mahopac Association
Collection Number
1306
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.4 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Museum Objects
Processed by
T. Lovelady, Mar. 2004[Updated: Nov. 2006 by M. E. Saffell]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive

Scope and Content

A USS Mahopac cap and a baseball were collected from two USS Mahopac reunions, 5-6 March 2004 and 19-23 April 2006.

Biographical Note

Ron Smith, born in 1948, joined the United States Navy in 1968. He served as a radioman with the Seventh Fleet during his four years of service. He was stationed on the USS Mahopac (1969-70), the USS Richard B. Anderson (1970-71), and the USS Knox (1971-72).

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Museum Objects
1306museum1087: USS Mahopac cap.

1306museum2654: Signed baseball from crew game at Yokosuka, Japan, 3 June 1971.

Digitized Materials

Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive