1 Reply Latest reply on Nov 14, 2019 2:26 PM by Rebecca Collier

    Seeking records of 572nd Transportation Company

    Rodger Fitzgerald Newbie

      We are looking for our companies history, daily records and photographs for the year 1968 In Vietnam. The company was the 572nd Transportation Company, 7th transportation Battalion, 48th Transportation Group. We were a line haul company that supplied ammo and c-rations to the firebase camps in Quang Tri and Dong Ha. We are trying to determine the best place to start to locate the records.

        • Re: Seeking records of 572nd Transportation Company
          Rebecca Collier Ranger

          Dear Mr. Fitzgerald,


          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!


          We searched the National Archives Catalog and located a series titled Transportation Unit Records, ca. 1965 - ca. 1973 in the Records of the U.S. Forces in Southeast Asia (Record Group 472) that includes an organizational history of the 572nd Transportation Company for 1966 to 1972 (Box 487); S-3 daily journals for May 1966 to October 1971 and command reports for 1966 to 1971 of the 48th Transportation Group (Boxes 189-203); and an organizational history for 1950 to 1972, S-3 command reports for 1967 to 1972, and S-3 operational planning files for 1967 to 1969 of the 7th Transportation Battalion (Boxes 266 & 270-271).


          For access to and/or copies of these records, please contact the National Archives at College Park - Textual Reference (RDT2) via email at archives2reference@nara.gov.


          We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!


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