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The collection includes photographs, newspaper clippings, and other documents related to the life of John M. Colestock ’65. Series 1 contains items from Colestock’s life before joining the U.S. Navy, while Series 2 includes all items from his service with the Navy until his death in 1969. Potential research interests lie in Gettysburg College’s Vietnam War connections, the personal history of Lt. John M. Colestock, and photographs from the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War.
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.15 cubic feet
Vietnam War, Gettysburg College History (1960-1975), Naval Aviation
Asian History | History | Military History | United States History
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Lauck, Jeffrey. "MS-222: Lt. John M. Colestock ’65 Papers" (April 2018). Special Collections and College Archives Finding Aids. Special Collections and College Archives, Musselman Library, Gettysburg College.