Correspondence between Howard Hirsch and his family
No date given
Howard S. Hirsch Collection
12th Evacuation Hospital
Audio (Reel-to-Reel - 4 Track Mono [3.75])
Texas Tech University Vietnam Center & Archive
Correspondence between Howard Hirsch and his family. Howard S. Hirsch was born in Chicago, Illinois on 13 June 1935. He was drafted into the United States Army in September 1967 and served a tour of duty in Vietnam as a doctor with the 12th Evacuation Hospital in Cu Chi from September 1968 to September 1969. Hirsch received a Bronze Star during his tour of duty and was discharged with the rank of Major following its conclusion. Howard narrates slides of Vung Tau; mentions Mike Chun, Bob Head, Tom O'Dell, Dave Franks, Al Lev, Pat Griffin, Dick Beck, Paul Borowski, Bill Callahan, Steve Grier, Joe Zoeller, Joe Merekel, Jeff Moritz, Lou Parker, Mack MacLane, Joe Motes; Ruth's upcoming trip; he plans to read "The Hobbit" to the boys.
Correspondence between Howard Hirsch and his family, No date given, Howard S. Hirsch Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 2 Aug. 2015. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=1472AU1551>.
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1472AU1551, Howard S. Hirsch Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
Added: 10 Feb 2005[Updated: 27 Nov 2013]