Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Irvin Turnbull, RM2, '66-'67 - History of Service

Dublin Core

Title

Irvin Turnbull, RM2, '66-'67 - History of Service

Subject

LC: Vietnam War, 1961-1975

Description

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 waters of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. This is a collection of stories about the six man crews that served on board them during the years 1965-1970. How they volunteered to serve, how they completed specialized combat training, and how they served and died during combat in their service of their county." - Irvin Turnbull

Creator

Irvin Turnbull

Publisher

Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Date

Circa 2015

Contributor

Irvin Turnbull

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.

Format

.pdf

Type

Document

Text Item Type Metadata

Original Format

paper

Files

Citation

Irvin Turnbull, “Irvin Turnbull, RM2, '66-'67 - History of Service,” Swift Boat Sailors Memorial, accessed April 27, 2017, http://swiftboatsailorsmemorial.com/items/show/4605.