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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2932 (Text) 00000106661796 Manuscripts Available -

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/02/12 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid created 2018/02/12 by Masada Sparrow. EAD finding aid revised 2018/02/22 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes 9 photocopies of letters from Richard T. Rozsa in Germany and Saudia Arabia to his parents, ranging from 1990 to 1991 regarding his servce in the Persian Gulf War.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Richard T. Rozsa letters, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Sergeant Richard Thomas Rozsa was born to John J. and Ethel R. Rozsa in Gary, Indiana on September 7, 1963, the youngest of 7 children. Like his father and grandfather, veterans of the world wars, he entered military service, enlisting in the U.S. Navy on January 2, 1986 while living and working in Denver, Colorado. Rozsa attended basic training at Fort Dix, New Jersey, where he received the High Performance Award for Excellence on March 28, 1986. He received further military training: Fort Carson, Colorado. On October 8, 1988, Rozsa married Linda Lee Ball in Elizabeth, Colorado. Later, he spent 6 weeks at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri for additional training. In 1990, he was sent to Germany, where he was joined by his wife Linda a few months later. Their son Aaron Thomas was born July 26, 1990. Rozsa was deployed to Saudi Arabia on December 6, 1990, and returned to Germany April 22, 1991.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from John and Ethel Rozsa on 1991/06.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Rozsa, Richard T., 1963-
United States. Navy > Military life.
Persian Gulf War, 1991.
Gary (Ind.)
Genre: Correspondence.

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