Camp Eagle Photograph [Trochan]

Summary
Collection ID:
NASM.2014.0040
Creators:
Associated Press
Dates:
bulk 1971
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.06 Cubic Feet
(1 folder)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of two copies of a black and white aerial photograph showing Camp Eagle, Phu Bai, Vietnam (base camp for the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division). A large peace sign has been cleared into the countryside near the camp. Some Vietnamese grave sites are also visible. The photograph is an Associated Press photo and was taken on May 8, 1971. Michael Francis Trochan was stationed at Camp Eagle at that time. The prints measure 20 x 30 inches.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Camp Eagle, Phu Bai, Vietnam was the base camp for the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division (the "Screaming Eagles"). Michael Francis Trochan was stationed there from 1970-1971.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Michael Francis Trochan, Gift, 2014

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
No restrictions on access.
Preferred Citation
Camp Eagle Photograph [Trochan], Accession 2014-0040, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
Conditions Governing Use
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests

Keywords
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Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Aeronautics, Military Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Air and Space Museum Archives
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