Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Joseph Ponder Collection
Collection Number
247
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
Individual Collections-P; Cold Storage Vault
Processed by
S. Frizzell, Dec. 2001[Updated: Mar. 2006 by T. Reynolds]
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 transcripts, articles, citations, correspondence and an audio-tape document Joseph Ponder's tour of duty with the US Navy during the Vietnam Conflict.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Transcript of Tape Recording of VC Ambush on 5 Swift Boats on the Song Bo De River on 24 November 1968.
1
1
Ind. Coll. - P
Article: Woods, Randy "VC Gunners Pounce on Cruising Swift Boats" Pacific Stars and Stripes
2
Article: "Chicagoan Tells Cong Ambush" Chicago Tribune 26 November 1968
3
Citations for Joseph Ponder, Harold Hart, and Richard Trussoni.
4
Correspondence with Admiral Zumwalt
5
Pictures and articles about Ponder's injuries, and Nguyen Charlie cartoons
6
Article: Sponholtz, Anne. ^D<"Veteran's Search a Success^D>" Florida Times-Union 23 May 1998, 10.
7

Separated Materials

Audio
247AU0095: Viet Cong Ambush 5 U.S. Navy Swift Boats on the Song Bo De River on November 24, 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