William R. Pruner Collection
William R. Pruner was employed from 15 February 1965 to 14 January 1966 when he was killed. The Vietcong shot Pruner to death in the cockpit of his downed C-47. Pruner was delivering food and supplies to a Vietnamese city in the Mekong Delta, 80 miles southwest of Saigon.
Permission to publish material from this collection in any form, current or future, must be obtained from the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.