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Title Elliot Sydnor
Object Name Digital Audio Recording
Scope & Content Sydnor, Elliot
Photo #1 - Elliot Sydnor, June 2005 - Composite Adversary Team Instructor - CAT TNG Idaho
Photo #2 - Substitute teacher Yulee Middle School 1992 - yearbook photo
Photo #3 - Korea 1953 - with his house (hoochie), weapon and "seegar".
Photo #4 - Ranger Course #2 - Ft. Benning, GA graduated Oct. 1953 - Middle 3rd from right
Photo #5 - December 23, 1954 - marriage
Photo #6 - Winning the shotput event of triangular track and field meet held at Stoneman field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii - 1954-56
Photo # 7 - 1st Lt. Sydnor - July 1956
Photo #8 - Briefing Sept. 1956 - Schofield Barracks, HI - briefing Maj. General Edwin Messenger (Center), Col. Denzil I. Baker (LEft) and Lt. Col. Clifford HArris (right) during a command inspection.
Photo #9 - Lt. sunthorne, Major Phrangky (ex. police commissioner), Capt. Sydnor (CO Det 45), Major Ymaly (CO 45 BV)
Photo #10 - Will, Susie, Dad, Mom, Sara Leavenworth 1963
Photo #11 - Promoted to Major Rank 1963 - Col. Evans-Smith, wife Jean Sydnor, and Bud sydnor
Photo #12 - Vietnam 1968 - was bombed unintentionally by USMC aircraft in Feb. 1968 - these are the accident inspectors and myself.
Photo #13 - Getting the silver Star
Photo #14 - San Francisco - 1973
Photo #15 - Joh Tay Raiders San Francisco 1973 - Parade to welcome home the POWs from North Vietnam prisons.
Photo #16 - Col. sydnor leads 1st Special Forces Group in final parade before disbanding the 1st Group and departing the island - May/June 1974
Catalog Number 2006.VHP.019
Collection AIMH Veterans Oral History Project
Accession number 2006.VHP.019
Caption Elliot Sydnor, 1992
Interview place Amelia Island Museum of History
Interviewer Edgar Johnson
Narrator's name Colonel Elliott P. (Bud) Sydnor
Number of images 15
People Sydnor, Elliot P. "Bud"
Simons
Manor
Shamer
Leach
Kadouch
Shalikashvili, John M.
Barsoni
Perot, Ross
Recording media Digital Recording
Search Terms ROTC
Bucknell University
Fort Benning
Fort Campbell, Kentucky
Ranger School
Korea
Colonel 06
Submarine School in New London, Connecticut
G.I. Bill
Army ROTC
Airborne School
Machine Gun Committee
11th Airborne Division
George Washington University
Personnel business
Chief of Infantry
Special Air Force Regiment
Loas
FAR (Federal Army of Laos)
Schofield Barracks
Distinguished Service Cross
Bronze Star
Silver Star
American Legion
VFW
Nassau County Vietnam Vets
Retiree Council at Fort Stewart
25th Infantry Division, in Hawaii
POW's
Expeditionary Force of Marines
Okinawa
University of Western Kentucky
Sydnor's Rangers
the Ranger Hall of Fame
Subjects World War II
Korean War
Vietnam War
Army
POW
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Classification War
Military