Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Ervin J. Fischer, Jr. Collection
Collection Number
2054
Date(s)
Undated
Physical Location(s)
Individual Collections-F
Processed by
J. Furr, Jan. 2008
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

Short story and printed photographs discuss Ervin J. Fischer, Jr.'s experiences as part of a C-130 crew during the Tet Offensive and the siege of Khe Sanh in 1968.

Biographical Note

Mr. Ervin Fischer was born January 1945 in Breckenridge, Texas. He volunteered for the United States Air Force in 1965 and served for 6 years. Mr. Fischer served for 2 years in SOutheast Asia as a Loadmaster onboard C-130 Aircraft. He served with the 347th Troop Carrier Squadron from 1965-1967, and the 772nd Troop Carier Squadron from 1967-1968. He held the rank of Seargent throughout his service and was discharged in 1971.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Short Story titled: Mamories of Being There by Ervin J. Fischer, Jr
1
1
Individual Collections F
Printed pictures of C-130 action during the Tet Offensive 1968

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