Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Irvin Turnbull, RM2 '66-'67

Dublin Core

Title

Irvin Turnbull, RM2 '66-'67

Subject

Swift Boat Service in the Vietnam War

Description

Turnbull's collection consists of a 150+ page history of his service, particularly as a Swift Boat Sailor, in the Vietnam War. This history started as a school project for his granddaughter. Turnbull expanded on his answers and created a thorough and thoughtful accounting of what is was like to be a Swift Boat Sailor.

Creator

Turnbull, Irvin

Publisher

Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Date

Circa 1966-1967

Contributor

Irvin Turnbull & Suzanne Edwards Irvin

Rights

There are no known restrictions on the photographs/videos in the Irvin Turnbull Collection. Credit for the photographs/videos shall be used and given to Swift Boat Sailors Memorial.

Items in the Irvin Turnbull, RM2 '66-'67 Collection

Portrait of Irvin Turnbull, RM2.

Irvin Turnbull's account of his military service with particular attention to his time aboard Swift Boats. This 158 page "...is a story about the inception and purpose of the 110 United States Navy 'Swift Boats' used to patrol the coastal and inland…