Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Gary Wever Collection
Association
C-7A Caribou Association
Collection Number
1775
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Individual Collections - W; Museum Object Collection; Photograph Collection
Processed by
T. Reynolds, Apr. 2006[Updated: Nov. 2006 by M. Ford]
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

Less than one linear foot of eight photographs, three Dong notes, and a South Vietnamese flag detail Gary Wever's service during the Vietnam War.

Biographical Note

Gary Wever was born on 21 September 1948 in Vinita, Oklahoma. He volunteered for the United States Air Force in July 1967 beginning over 20 years of military service. During his service he served with the 377 Supply Squadron and the 535 Tactical Air Lift Squadron as a Base Supply Specialist. During his service in Vietnam Wever was stationed at Tan Son Nhut Air Base in Saigon and Vung Tau Army Airfield. Throughout his service in Vietnam Wever held the ranks of Airman 1st Class, Sergeant, and Staff Sergeant. For his service in Vietnam Wever was awarded the Vietnam Service Medal. Wever retired from the military in 1987 and now works for the United States Postal Service. He is active in the C-7A Caribou Association, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Disabled American Veterans.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Three Dong notes
1
1
Ind. Coll. - W

Separated Materials

Photographs
VA045801 - VA045808: 8 photographs of Wever's service.
Museum Objects
1775museum2877: South Vietnamese Flag.

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