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Douglas C. Wheelbarger Collection

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Douglas C. Wheelbarger Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Douglas C. Wheelbarger
State of Birth:
VA
Home State:
VA
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1967-1971
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Marine Corps
Unit of Service:
Military Scout Dogs
Location of Service:
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Camp Pendleton, California; Quantico, Virginia; Vietnam
Highest Rank:
Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
Veteran was a prisoner of war (POW) for six days.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Transcription of audio recording
Interviewer:
Michael Geiger
Interviewer:
Vince Plaxico
Contributor:
Patricia Pearson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
James Madison High School
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/18863
Subjects:
Wheelbarger, Douglas C.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cite as:
Douglas C. Wheelbarger Collection
(AFC/2001/001/18863), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   10/20/2004

 

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