Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Jerome S. Gladysz Collection
Association
Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association (VHPA)
Collection Number
2350
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.5 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Association/Individual collections D050.3; D162.1 Audio Collection overflow; D165.1 Moving Image Collection overflow; Slide Collection
Processed by
M. Barnard, Mar. 2011[Updated: Nov. 2012 by R. Galloway]
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

Approximately half a linear foot of military administrative documents, slides, film, and audio taped letters document Jerome S. Gladysz's service in Vietnam with the 229th Aviation Battalion (Assault Helicopter), 1966-1967.

Biographical Note

Jerome S. Gladysz was born 30 September 1942 in Cleveland, OH. He graduated in 1965 from John Carrol University. He entered the U.S. Army in February 1965. Gladysz served as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam, with the 229th Aviation Battalion (Assault Helicopter), 1966-1967. He was awarded the Bronze Star, the Distinguished Flying Cross, the Air Medal, Army Aviator Badge, Vietnam Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Restricted: social security numbers

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Service records, orders, and citations for Gladysz
1
1
D050.3 VHPA Individual Association Collection

Separated Materials

Slides
144 slides of Gladysz's experiences in Vietnam Box 1 (VAS065144-VAS065287).
Moving Images
2350VI3117: 8mm flim, Flight School at Fort Wolters and Rucker.

2350VI3118: 8mm film: Vietnam I.

2350VI3119: 8mm film: Vietnam II.
Audio
2350AU2538: Magnetic tape: recorded letters, Vietnam 1966-67.

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