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James A. Langdon Collection

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James A. Langdon Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
James A. Langdon
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1965-1968
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
VP-1 (Patrol Squadron)
Location of Service:
Da Nang, Vietnam; Ton Son Nhut, Vietnam; Chu Lai, Vietnam
Highest Rank:
E-4
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
The veteran was hit by shrapnel during a mortar attack, but did not receive the Purple Heart.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Photograph: Original photographic print [1 item] --Photograph
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Emmy Huffman
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/673
Subjects:
Langdon, James A.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
James A. Langdon Collection
(AFC/2001/001/673), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   6/4/2013

 

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