Oral History Interview with Sam Blomberg, September 1, 1997

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community
Description:

Interview with Sam Blomberg, an anesthetist and Army veteran from the Vietnam War. In the interview, Blomberg describes his experiences while serving as an Army nurse in Vietnam. Blomberg discusses his assignment to the 3rd Field Hospital in Saigon, Vietnam, and includes details concerning the provision of immunization shots to Vietnamese orphans, general living conditions, his social life, and the "Vietnamization" of the war. Blomberg recalls the post-war adjustments that many veterans dealt with, and the effect that the war had on his later life.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: September 1, 1997
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
Usage:
Total Uses: 47
Past 30 days: 5
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Interviewer):
Creator (Interviewee):
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 1, 1997
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas
Place
Vietnam
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From December 30, 1934 to September 1, 1997
Description:

Interview with Sam Blomberg, an anesthetist and Army veteran from the Vietnam War. In the interview, Blomberg describes his experiences while serving as an Army nurse in Vietnam. Blomberg discusses his assignment to the 3rd Field Hospital in Saigon, Vietnam, and includes details concerning the provision of immunization shots to Vietnamese orphans, general living conditions, his social life, and the "Vietnamization" of the war. Blomberg recalls the post-war adjustments that many veterans dealt with, and the effect that the war had on his later life.

Physical Description:

40 p. ; 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | anesthetists | fields | immuniztions | shots | orphans | civilians | conditions | facilities | Vietnamization | effects
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 1194
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc98975
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
Statement: All rights reserved. To request a copy, contact the Oral History Program.