Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Don C. Thomson Collection
Association
HA(L)-3 Seawolf Association
Collection Number
1932
Date(s)
Undated
Size
1.5 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Library, D054.4, D053.2, Cold Storage Vault, Photograph Collection, Comic Book Collection, Periodical Collection
Processed by
L. Duy, Oct. 2008[Updated: Jul. 2012 by R. Nanes]
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

Books, VHS Tapes, Periodicals, Photographs, Documents, and a Comic Book about the war and more specifically the US Navy's involvement in Vietnam.

Biographical Note

The HA(L)-3 Seawolf Association was formed on 15 June 1987 to promote the history of the United States Navy's Helicopter Attack (Light) Squadron Three during the Vietnam War and to further develop the friendships that the Seawolves began during the war through reunions and other activities.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Gamewarden's Speech, by Capt. Kennet Meek
01
01
D054.4
A History of Helatkltron Three The Seawolves, by James D. Sprinkle
Helicopter Attack (Light) Squadron Three, yearbook from Binhthuy, Vietnam in 1971-1972
Hai Quan, Vol. 2 No. 3, March 1972
02
01
D053.2 Oversized

Separated Materials

Books
"Brown Water, Black Berets" by Thomas J. Cutler, 1989.

"By Sea, Air, and Land: An Illustrated History of the U.S. Navy and the War in Southeast Asia," by Edward J. Marolda, 1994.

"Fire from the Sky: Seawolf Gunships in the Mekong Delta," by Richard Knott, 2005.

"Seawolves: First Choice" by Daniel E. Kelly, 1998.
Photographs
2 Photos of The HA(L)-3 Seawolves.
Moving Images
1932VI2563 VHS: 1989 Seawolf Reunion.

Pensacola, Florida.

1932VI2564 VHS: 1998 Seawolf Reunion.

Jacksonville, Florida.

1932VI2565 VHS: Michael Madros Vietnam tape.

1932VI2566 VHS: River Patrol: The Gamewardens of Vietnam.

1932VI2567 VHS: The Seawolves of Vietnam.

1932VI2568 VHS: Vietnam: River Rats.
Periodicals
Air Enthusiast, Issues 30 and 32.

Vietnam, 1993-2002, (49 Issues).
Comic Books
The Nam, Part Five of Five "The Death of Joe Hallen," 1991.

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

Oral History

An Oral History Interview has been conducted with this individual. Use the link below to view a record for this interview.

Although the interview has been conducted, the audio and/or the transcript may not yet be available.