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Dan Akee Collection

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Dan Akee Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Dan Akee
State of Birth:
AZ
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
American Indian and Alaskan Native

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
25th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division
Location of Service
Iwo Jima; Saipan and Tinian (Northern Mariana Islands); Marshall Islands; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Sergeant Major
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran served as a Navajo Code Talker.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
Dan Akee
Contributor:
Carol Fleming
Contributor:
Warren C. Salomon
Contributor:
Don Chalmers Ford
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Navajo Code Talker's Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.52555
Subjects:
Akee, Dan
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Dan Akee Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.52555), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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