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James M. Esposito Vietnam War correspondence

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 of Dottie Hayton

Restrictions Apply



  • 1968 May 20 - September 30


0.08 Linear feet (1 folder)


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)