Alabama Dept. of Archives and History seeks to collect Vietnam memorabilia

Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

An initiative that launched last month on Veterans Day is enlisting the help of Vietnam veterans across the Yellowhammer State.

“Collecting Vietnam” is a new project of the Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH) that is seeking to document the experience Vietnam veterans from Alabama both overseas and stateside.

ADAH is looking to veterans to help acquire uniforms, equipment, photographs, letters, as well as other items for its permanent museum and archival collections based in Montgomery, Ala.

Interested in donating? Contact Registrar, Sherrie Hamil at (334) 353-4726 or