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Mel Burns Collection

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Mel Burns Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Mel Burns
 
 
Home State:
KY
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified
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.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military 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
Contributor:
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: 2004-10-18
 

 

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