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Mel Burns Collection

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Mel Burns Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Mel Burns
 
 
Home State:
KY
Note:
This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1961-1965
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Marine Corps
Unit of Service:
Division Command, 3rd Marine Division
Location of Service:
Okinawa Island, Japan
Highest Rank:
Lance Corporal
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Natalie Pascale
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/13056
Subjects:
Burns, Mel
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Mel Burns Collection
(AFC/2001/001/13056), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   10/18/2004

 

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