Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Ivan Dalton Collection
Association
12th Evacuation Hospital
Collection Number
1501
Date(s)
Undated
Physical Location(s)
Slide Collection
Processed by
C. Trobridge, Jan. 2005[Updated: Jun. 2005 by A. Stoll]
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

Slides that document Ivan Dalton's tour of duty in Vietnam with the 12th Evacuation Hospital from 1966-1967.

Biographical Note

Ivan D. Dalton was born on 12 December 1936 in Stuben Township, Illinois (Marshall County). In 1955, Dalton volunteered for the United States Army and in August 1966, he toured Southeast Asia and was assigned to the 12th Evacuation Hospital in Cu Chi. Ivan Dalton had one tour of duty in Southeast Asia as an Advance Medical Specialist 91C20 (Specialist 6 (E6)). In 1976, Dalton retired as a Sergeant First Class and worked for the Fort Lyons VA Hospital, the Pueblo Army Depot as a security guard/warehouse worker/forklift operator in Ammo Sec. and General Supply, and as a preservation/packer leader for the general supply department of Pueblo Co. Dalton is also a member of the VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars).

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Slides
VAS032221 - VAS032377: Slides documenting Ivan Dalton's tour of duty in Vietnam with the 12th Evacuation Hospital from 1966 to 1967.

VAS032378 - VAS032393: Bob Hope, Cu Chi RVN, 25 December 1966.

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