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Records of Awards and Decorations of Honor During the Vietnam War, compiled 05/1969 - 03/1973, documenting the period 12/1965 - 11/1972

ARC Identifier 604413

Series from Record Group 472: Records of the U.S. Forces in Southeast Asia, 1950 - 1976

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Creator(s):Department of Defense. Pacific Command. U.S. Military Assistance Command Vietnam. Data Management Agency. (04/01/1967 - 03/29/1973)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Data Files
Textual Records

National Archives at College Park - Electronic Records (RD-DC-E), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001. PHONE: 301-837-0470; FAX: 301-837-3681; EMAIL:

Other Title(s):Awards and Decorations System (AWADS)
Inclusive Dates:05/1969 - 03/1973
Coverage Dates:12/1965 - 11/1972
Date Note:The agency created and maintained these data files during the period 05/1969-03/1973. The dates the awards were presented cover the period 12/1965-11/1972.
Part Of:Record Group 472: Records of the U.S. Forces in Southeast Asia, 1950 - 1976
Includes: 5 file units described in ARCSearch within this Series
Function and Use:The agency maintained records of awards presented during the Vietnam War in order to prepare reports from the data.
Access Restriction(s):Restricted - Partly
FOIA (b)(6) Personal Information
A public use file is available for research. It masks the Social Security Number or service number of individuals.
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
General Note(s):Awards and Decorations System (AWADS) was the name used in the agency.
Finding Aid Type:Doc. Package
Online Resource:Access to Archival Databases (AAD) system
Online Resource URL:
Online Resource Note:The electronic records in this series can be searched online via the Access to Archival Databases (AAD) system.
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Lifecycle Tracking Information 
Disposition Authority Number(s):NC-349-80-1
Accession Number(s):NN3-349-79-002
Former Record Group(s):349



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