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Ralph Garcia Collection

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Ralph Garcia Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Ralph Garcia
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1959-1969
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
Company L, Marine Support Battalion, Marine Corps Headquarters; 3rd Marine Division
Location of Service
Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); North Carolina; Camp Pendleton and San Diego, California; Turkey; Germany; England; Vietnam; Laos
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Unknown
Service History Note
Veteran was working for British Intelligence while in England. After military service, Veteran worked for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). Retiring from the CIA in 1991 he was given the Career Intelligence Medal

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Reference copy
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] -- Electronic file of interview transcript
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Contributor:
Ralph Garcia
Contributor:
Philip Shaull
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Contributor:
Karen Price
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.10465
Subjects:
Garcia, Ralph
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Ralph Garcia Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.10465), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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