Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Daniel J. Gibson Collection
Association
Society of Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR)
Collection Number
1982
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D060.4G
Processed by
A. Alford, Aug. 2007

Scope and Content

Less than one linear foot of documents chronicle Major General Daniel J. Gibson's career in the United States Air Force.

Biographical Note

Major General Daniel J. Gibson graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy in 1967. After graduating from pilot training, he completed flying assignments in Korea, Thailand and the United States. He joined the California National Guard in 1979 where he held positions including chief of safety, deputy commander for operations, air commander and group commander. In 1989, he transferred to the State Headquarters holding positions as the director of plans and programs and director of operations. In 1993, he was assigned as the chief of staff, California National Guard. General Gibson was appointed as the commander in September 1999. He is a command pilot and has flown more than 4,700 hours, including more than 1,300 combat hours in the OV-10 and F-4 in Southeast Asia. More biographical material can be found in Gibson's collection.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Transcript of interview with Daniel J. Gibson for the March Field Museum's Project Vietnam Oral History Program
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D060.4G