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Merril L. Sandoval Collection

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Merril L. Sandoval Collection

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Name:
Merril L. Sandoval
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
American Indian and Alaskan Native
Note
This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
2nd Marine Division; 5th Marine Division
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Hawaii; Japan
Battles/Campaigns
Iwo Jima, Saipan
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
Unknown
Service History Note
The veteran is a Navajo Code Talker.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
Patricia Steelman
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/14223
Subjects:
Sandoval, Merril L.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Merril L. Sandoval Collection
(AFC/2001/001/14223), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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