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

 

Last Edit:   4/3/2013

 

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