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Dan G. Switzer Collection

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Dan G. Switzer Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Dan G. Switzer
State of Birth:
NE
Home State:
IN
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1954-1980
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
4th Battalion, 11th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
Location of Service
Quantico, Virginia; Camp Pendleton, California; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Lincoln, Nebraska; Chicago, Illinois; Louisville, Kentucky; Kingsport, Tennessee; Indianapolis, Indiana; St. Louis, Missouri
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran notes that he was in service during the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He also writes that he was in the Marine Corps Reserve and was not activated.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: [1 item item] --Oral history interview
Contributor:
Dan G. Switzer
Contributor:
Elizabeth Elsener
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.2674
Subjects:
Switzer, Dan G.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Dan G. Switzer Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.2674), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 4/3/2013
 

 

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