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Robert Holtz: Photos from Vietnam

  • Photo of the Company landing in Danang, South Vietnam. Taken 1965.
    Photo of the Company landing in Danang, South Vietnam. Taken 1965.
  • Photo of where the company stayed during their pacification campaign. Taken 1965.
    Photo of where the company stayed during their pacification campaign. Taken 1965.
  • Photo of R.L. Holtz taken during his daily shave. Taken in Vietnam, 1965.
    Photo of R.L. Holtz taken during his daily shave. Taken in Vietnam, 1965.
  • Photo of R.L. Holtz taken during his weekly bath. Taken in Vietnam, 1965.
    Photo of R.L. Holtz taken during his weekly bath. Taken in Vietnam, 1965.
  • Photo of the Company making a sweep. Taken in Vietnam 1965.
    Photo of the Company making a sweep. Taken in Vietnam 1965.
  • Photo of R.L. Holtz lying on top of the bunker. Taken in Vietnam 1966.
    Photo of R.L. Holtz lying on top of the bunker. Taken in Vietnam 1966.

Images in this collection include photographs taken during R.L. Holtz’s first and second tours in Vietnam. 

  • Robert L. Holtz

    Robert L. Holtz

    Marines

    Served in: Korean War Vietnam War

    Born in September of 1931 in Coleman, Texas, Robert Holtz joined the Marines at the age of 17, signing on in July of 1949. He served in Kwajalein in the Marshall Islands from 1949 until 1951 during the Korean war. Holtz also completed two tours during the Vietnam War. He retired in Phoenix, Arizona, but came back to live in Texas.