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Robert Eugene Meyers Collection

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Robert Eugene Meyers Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Eugene Meyers
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
TX
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1951-1954
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Lewis D. Hancock (DD 675); USS Lyman K. Swenson (DD 729); USS Hamul (AD 20)
Location of Service:
Wonsan, Korea
Battles/Campaigns:
Siege of Wonsan
Highest Rank:
Quartermaster Second Class
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran performed navigation duties and served as a signalman.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
John Hayes
Contributor:
Kenny Marchant
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Kenny Marchant
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/73638
Subjects:
Meyers, Robert Eugene
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Robert Eugene Meyers Collection
(AFC/2001/001/73638), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   10/22/2010

 

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