Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Roy R. Francis Collection
Collection Number
1584
Date(s)
Undated
Size
1.0 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Slide Collection
Processed by
C. Trobridge, Jun. 2005[Updated: Jun. 2005 by T. Reynolds]
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 document Roy R. Francis' tour of duty in Vietnam with the 9th Infantry Division from December 1966 through November 1967.

Biographical Note

Roy Francis was born in 1946 in Long Beach, California. In 1966 he was drafted into the United States Army, assigned to E Company, 709th Maintenance Division. He was ranked as a Specialist 4 and served as a mechanic and as a driver/operator of heavy equipment, stationed at Dong Tam, in the Delta region, and Bear Cat. In 1968, he was discharged as a Specialist 4 after serving a total of two years in the service, eleven months of which was served in Southeast Asia. After his service, Francis became a fire fighter.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Slides
VAS032394 - VAS032433: Vietnam (May 1967).

VAS032434 - VAS032470: people and villages.

VAS032471 - VAS032499: Dong Tam (1967).

VAS032500 - VAS032533: Dong Tam (January-May 1967).

VAS032534 - VAS032565: Dong Tam (February-March 1967).

VAS032566 -VAS032608: Dong Tam and the Mekong River Delta.

VAS032609 -VAS032631: Dong Tam.

VAS032632 - VAS032656: Dong Tam (Roy Francis).

VAS032657 - VAS032696: Saigon Harbor and the Mekong Delta (January 1967).

VAS032697 - VAS032729: Saigon Harbor.

VAS032730 - VAS032746: water (January 1967).

VAS032747 - VAS032780: Japan.

VAS032781 - VAS032813: USO show.

VAS032814 - VAS032845: USO show and Jane Mansfield.

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