Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
12th Evacuation Hospital Collection
Association
12th Evacuation Hospital
Collection Number
1471
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D060.3F, Museum Objects, Newsletter Collection; Photograph Collection
Processed by
C. Trobridge, Nov. 2004[Updated: Jan. 2010 by J. 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

Packet of materials documents the 12th Evacuation Hospital Reunion in San Antonio, Texas, 12-14 November 2004. The materials include a schedule of events and prayer service program for the 12th Evacuation Hospital Reunion; Photocopy of a Meritorious Unit Commendation for the 12th Evacuation Hospital, 23 April 1968; U.S. Army Medical Department Regiment Card with the Combat Medic Prayer; Tropic Lightning Flashes: A Quarterly Publication of the 25th Infantry Division Association, Spring 2004; Photocopied article from the Bangor Daily News, 28 November 2003, "A Vietnam Nurse's Thanksgiving"; Program for "In the Shadow of the Blade"; Review of "In the Shadow of the Blade" by Marc Leepson of the VVA Veteran; and a print of a surgery painting at the 12th Evacuation Hospital. Reunion material from the November 2004 reunion in San Antonio, Texas.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Cover letter for 12th Evacuation Hospital Reunion #7 (12-14 November 2004)
1
1
D060.3F
Schedule of Events: 12th Evacuation Hospital Reunion #7 (12-14 November 2004)
Map of San Antonio
Photocopy of Meritorious Unit Commendation, presented to 12th Evacuation Hospital on 23 April 1968
Program from A Service of Remembrance and Thanksgiving that occurred during the 12th Evacuation Hospital Reunion #7 (12-14 November 2004)
Photocopy of Bangor Daily News article "A Vietnam Nurse's Thanksgiving" (2 copies)
VVA Veteran article "In the Shadow of the Blade Documents a Flight of Peace"
In the Shadow of the Blade promotional material
Business card for U.S. Army Medical Department Regiment
Reunion Material: 12th Evacuation Hospital Reunion #7 (12-14 November 2004)
2
Joint Reunion with the 25th Infantry Division material
3

Separated Materials

Photographs
1 Photograph.
Museum Objects
1471museum1441: Limited edition lithograph "12th Evac" by James Nelson (#14 of 300) (map Case Section13, drawer 16).
Newsletters
Tropic Lightning Flashes: A Quarterly Publication of the 25th Infantry Division Association.

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