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Walter Dowdy, Jr. Collection

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Walter Dowdy, Jr. Collection

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Name:
Walter Dowdy, Jr.
State of Birth:
AR
Home State:
TN
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1948-1951
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company D, 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Riley and Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Camp Stoneman, California; Camp Gifu, Japan; Korea
Highest Rank
Corporal
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Video: Betacam SP [2 items] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Contributor:
Michael Willie
Contributor:
Sarah Bowen
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
WRCB-TV Channel 3
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/20008
Subjects:
Dowdy Jr., Walter
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Walter Dowdy, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/20008), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2014-07-08
 

 

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