Persian Gulf War (1991)
Subject Source: Fast (Faceted Application Of Subject Terminology)
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 178
Scope and Contents The collection (18 items) consists of material dating from Lillard's service as a U. S. Navy pilot stationed in the Persian Gulf area. Included are tactical pilotage and jet navigation charts that he used during Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Shield in 1991; Joint Overhead Graphic of Lebanon (1983) used during operations in support of the Multinational Peacekeeping Force occupation of Beirut International Airport; photographs of U. S. Navy F-14s and the USS Abraham LIncoln; letter...
Scope and Contents Seven items, including receipt for property given to citizens by American soldiers; propaganda leaflet dropped on Iraqi troops; card written by schoolchildren to American soldiers; calendar page (Arabic) featuring photo of Saddam Hussein.
Scope and Contents The oral history collection spans the World War II era through recent conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. One interview (Frank Buckles) covers World War I service. The majority of the interviews were conducted by VMI cadets taking courses in military history. The interview files and recordings are housed in the VMI Archives.
Found in: Virginia Military Institute Archives
Item — Box 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 187