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Merril L. Sandoval Collection

Merril L. Sandoval Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Merril L. Sandoval
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
AZ
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.
Gender:
Male
Race:
American Indian and Alaskan Native
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
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
Interviewer:
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: 2/22/2013

 

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