Collection Finding Aid
Larry Fletcher Collection
Air Commando Association
Library Collection; D230.3 Museum Objects Collection
K. Conness, Nov. 2009
Scope and Content
Two Vietnamese villagers' hats and Larry Fletcher's book, "The Shadow Spirit: Flying Stingers and BUFFs in S. E. A., donated to the Vietnam Archive by Fletcher.
Dr. Larry Elton Fletcher is a former United States Air Force Captain. He flew 177 combat missions as a pilot in AC-119 Shadow gunships during his tour of duty at Tan Son Nhut Air Base; Saigon, Republic of Vietnam. After five years military service, Fletcher returned to the teaching profession, eventually entering school administration as Principal and Superintendent of Schools. He retired in 1997 to pursue a writing career. His first novel, Shadows of Saigon was published in 2001. He and his wife Sue reside at Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri.
Rights and Access
Collection is open for research
"The Shadow Spirit, Flying Stingers and BUFFs in S.E.A." by Elton Fletcher.
856museum3386 - Vietnamese Villager's Hat.856museum3387 - Vietnamese Villager's Hat.