Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
James L. Aubuchon Collection
Association
Thailand, Laos, Cambodia Brotherhood
Collection Number
1748
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D060.4
Processed by
M. Ford, Mar. 2006
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

The James Aubuchon Collection is comprised of thirty-five stamps from North Vietnam contained in a thick folder.

Biographical Note

James Aubuchon was born in 1946 in Merrill, Wisconsin and volunteered for the United States Air Force in 1964. Aubuchon served in the 56th USAF dispensary, but worked in the field as a member of "civic action." While a member of civic action Aubuchon worked as a medic in civilian clothes in a small village in northeast Thailand. While serving in southeast Asia Aubuchon was stationed officially at Nakan Phanom Air Base in Thailand, but actually worked at a remote isolated duty station at Tambon Tan Kon. Aubuchon achieved the rank of Airman First Class and during his service was awarded the Vietnam Service Medal with one Bronze Star and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. Aubuchon was discharged from active duty in 1968 and is a member of the Thailand, Laos, Cambodia Brotherhood.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Thirty-five North Vietnamese stamps contained in a thick folder
1
1
D060.4

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