Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
R. Dale Newberry Collection
Association
USS Richard B. Anderson (DD-786) Association
Collection Number
1641
Date(s)
Undated
Size
2.0 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Museum Objects
Processed by
C. Trobridge, Oct. 2005
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

Model of a Hong Kong junk purchased by R. Dale Newberry while on R&R leave in Hong Kong.

Biographical Note

R. Dale Newberry was born in 1943 in Wichita Falls, Texas. In 1966 Newberry volunteered for the Navy and after basic training was assigned to the USS RIchard B. Anderson (DD-786). Newberry was initially an esign, later promoted to LT (jg). While on the Anderson, Newberry was a line officer serving as an EMO, CIC and in the communications department. Newberry was on the Anderson for two cruises between January 1967 and October 1969. After his second cruise, Newberry was honorably discharged from the Navy in 1969.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Separated Materials

Museum Objects
1641museum1955: model of Hong Kong junk purchased by Newberry while on R&R in Hong Kong.

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