Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Terry Turner Collection
Association
Counterpart Association
Collection Number
287
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.1 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D047.2C; Library; Photograph Collection
Processed by
J. Saffell, Jan. 2002[Updated: Jun. 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 photographs, one book and various documents and correspondence detail First Lieutenant Terry Turner's service as an advisor with MACV-CORDS during the Vietnam Conflict, April 1969 - 1970. Photographs and documents date from the war period. The book was written post-war by Turner and documents his story from his perspective.

Biographical Note

First Lieutenant Terry Turner served in Vietnam from April 1969 through 1970 in the Mekong Delta region. He served as an advisor in the MACV-CORDS system and was assigned to Team 84, the province team of Kien Phong Province. He became the team leader of MAT IV-32 and the district senior advisor of Dong Tien district in Kien Phong province.

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Chieu Hoi Leaflet: Loi Chi Dan Khi Ra Hoi Chanh (2 pages) [No Date]
1
1
D47.2C
Christmas card (3 pages)
VC propaganda (1 pages) [04 June 1969]
Mobile Advisory Team Assignment (2 pages) [02 March 1969]
Request for transfer of company or company commander (1 pages) [12 July 1969]
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (1 pages) [24 August 1992]
Vietnam Veterans Memorial (4 pages) [No Date]
Candlelight Vigil of the National Salute to Vietnam Veterans (4 pages) [No Date]
Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Dedication. (3 pages) [13 November 1982]
National Salute to Vietnam Veterans (2 pages) [No Date]
U. S. casualties in Southeast ASIA (11 pages) [10 November 1982]
Appreciation letter (1 pages) [29 December 1982]
Non-titled document
Boonierat Song (1 pages) [No Date]
Letter (2 pages) [20 October 1982]

Separated Materials

Books
Once A Warrior King, by David Donovan (a.k.a. Terry Turner).
Photographs
VA008801 - VA008810: 10 photographs from Turner's service.

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