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Dietrich (Daniel) Vietnam War correspondence
2016.131.w.r  
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Description
This collection contains correspondence from Colonel Daniel Dietrich, United States Army, to his wife during the Second World War and the Vietnam War.
Background
Daniel Harvey Dietrich was born on March 28, 1925 in baltimore, Maryland and enlisted in the United States Army in July 1943. He served in Germany until after the war and left the Army in 1946. He re-enlisted in the Army and earned a commission in 1950, eventually earning the rank of Colonel and served once more in the Vietnam War. He was in Saigon during the Tet Offensive of 1968 and continued to serve until his retirement in 1974. Col. Dietrich passed away on August 7, 1990.
Extent
0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Restrictions
There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.
Availability
This collection is open for research.