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Document Details


Title: Jackie Wright
Local code: OH0252
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: Texas Tech University. Vietnam Archive
Collection: Vietnam Archive Oral History Project
Series: Item 1 of Series Jack Wright
Description: (USA) Jackie V. Wright, originally from Jefferson County, Oklahoma, served in the U.S. Army from 1960 until 1980. After graduating from Midwestern State University in 1960, where he completed the Army ROTC program, he underwent training at Ft. Benning (GA), Ft. Rucker (AL), and Ft. Riley (KS) and did a three year tour in Germany between 1963 and 1966 with the 3rd Army Division. Jack went to Vietnam in November 1967 as a MACV Advisor, Advisory Team 83, in Hoa Dong District, Go Cong Province. He rotated back to the U.S. in September 1968 and directed the Junior Army ROTC program at the Army and Navy Academy, 6th Army, in Carlsbad, CA until the summer of 1971 when he went back to Vietnam. In his second tour, Jack worked in the U.S. Army Vietnam (USARV) Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics in the Retrograde Division. In the summer of 1972, Jack rotated back to the U.S. and was stationed at Ft. Campbell (KY) and Ft. Sill (OK) before retiring in 1980 as a Lieutenant Colonel. OH0252 - part of the Jackie Wright Collection
Extent: 53 pages
URL: http://star.vietnam.ttu.edu/cgi-bin/starfetch.exe?KgibGU76YuE.QhU0Z0RcVHCLvG4jlXxrOgr8Y8bfJtAiTCDUsvXmjLEfQ3wyDHyTg8oQjOSfGeGtSUBOnGH3KYR1qHtheMjVQNerMWehceg/OH0252-1.pdf
Original Language: English
Audio: [Audio available]
Time span: Not indicated ... to 2002 (Year of interview)
Speaker: Wright, Jackie V. (1)
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker place of birth: Jefferson County, OK; Oklahoma; United States; North America
Speaker occupation: Military personnel
Document date: 12-Dec-2002
Interviewer: Verrone, Richard Burks
Historical events discussed: Vietnam Conflict, 1955-1975
Locations discussed: Asia; North America; United States; Vietnam
Topics discussed - ASP terms: Asia; Military camps--Vietnam; North America; Oral history; United States; United States--Armed Forces; United States--Military history; Vietnam; Vietnam Conflict, 1955-1975; Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975--Atrocities; Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975--Veterans
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0025470-27315