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Peter Robert Young Collection

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Peter Robert Young Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Peter Robert Young
State of Birth:
DC
Home State:
MD
Note:
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Chinese American.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Asian
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1968-1970
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Base Camp, Special Services, 25th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Fort Holabird, Maryland; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Dix, New Jersey; Fort Sam Houston, Texas; Fort Ord, California; Alaska; Guam (Northern Mariana Islands); Cu Chi, Vietnam
Highest Rank:
Specialist Five
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran managed one of 32 Special Services Trailer Libraries in Vietnam, used by soldiers for recreation purposes.

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Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [25 items] --Typewritten document
Video: DVD [1 item] --Reference copy
Photograph: Photographic print [1 item] --Photographs
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [47 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Periodicals [2 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Duplicate [1 item] --Photographs
Video: MiniDV [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Alison Trulock
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/66648
Subjects:
Young, Peter Robert
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Peter Robert Young Collection
(AFC/2001/001/66648), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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