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James M. Esposito Vietnam War correspondence

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2017-400-wc

Content Description

This collection contains two photocopied correspondence from James M. Esposito to his sister Dottie during the Vietnam War, as well as four copies of photographs and one copied clipping. The tank that he is posing in front of in one picture is the tank that he was trapped inside of when the tank hit a land mine on October 25, 1968. He received a bronze star posthumously.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Gift of Dottie Hayton

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1968 May 20 - September 30

Extent

0.08 Linear feet (1 folder)

Inventory

2 Photocopied Correspondence, 1 Page of Photocopied Photos(4 photos), 1 Photocopied Newspaper Clipping( says Esposito's widow received a bronze star for his service)