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Raymond Primm Collection

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Raymond Primm Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Raymond Primm
State of Birth:
AR
Home State:
AR
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1950-1951
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
G Company, 2nd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Camp Funston (basic training) and Fort Riley, Kansas; Chosin Reservoir, Korea
Battles/Campaigns:
Chosin Reservoir, Operation Thunderbolt, Operation Killer, Chinese Spring Offensive, Hwachon Reservoir
Highest Rank:
Corporal
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Cold War
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1954-1958
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Air Force
Unit of Service:
4928th Test Squadron, 4925th Test Group (Atomic)
Location of Service:
Keesler Air Force Base (AFB), Mississippi; Kirtland AFB and Holloman AFB, New Mexico; Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands)
Highest Rank:
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran participated in Operation Teapot (1955); Operation Redwing (1956); worked as an electronic instrumentation technician on Operation High Dive, Operation Man High, Operation High Altitude, Operation High Speed Ejection Seat.

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Type of Resource:
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [2 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] --Photographs
Video: Betacam SP [2 items] --Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
Sandra Daugherty
Contributor:
Sandra Daugherty
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Association of the United States Army (AUSA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/24863
Subjects:
Primm, Raymond
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Raymond Primm Collection
(AFC/2001/001/24863), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   6/27/2014

 

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