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Dan Akee Collection

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
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
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
Interviewer:
Carol Fleming
Interviewer:
Warren C. Salomon
Contributor:
Don Chalmers Ford
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Navajo Code Talker's Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/52555
Subjects:
Akee, Dan
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Dan Akee Collection
(AFC/2001/001/52555), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013

 

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