Stephens, Christopher Effey (Lieutenant, b. 1945)

Accession Number PR06378
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement Extent: 1; Wallet/s: 2 cm
Object type Letters, Souvenir, Diary
Maker Stephens, Christopher Effey
Place made Vietnam
Date made ca. 1971-72
Access Open
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Collection relates to the Vietnam War service of Lieutenant Christopher 'Chris' Effey Stephens, A Squadron (Sqn), 3 Cavalry Regiment, Vietnam 1971 - 1972.

Wallet 1 of 1 contains two folders.

Folder one contains 16 letters dated from January 1971 to July 1972, many letters are undated, and 7 envelopes. Two letters have been sent to Stephens, fourteen are from Stephens to people in Australia; one letter from Stephens is typed. Letters detail daily life in Vietnam, patrols, and life at home.

Folder two contains one item, a 'rough diary' for 1971. This diary includes regular daily entries detailing occurances that day, patrols, weather, and duties.

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