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Joseph Bernard Murphy Collection

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Joseph Bernard Murphy Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Joseph Bernard Murphy
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1956
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Special Forces
Location of Service
Texas; Japan; Korea; North Carolina; Louisiana
Highest Rank
Second Lieutenant
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1957-1980
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Unit of Service
Special Forces (Green Beret); Headquarters, 1st Army
Location of Service
Kansas; West Germany; Norway; Georgia; Vietnam; Cambodia; Laos; New York; Washington, DC (Pentagon); Middle East
Highest Rank
Colonel
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Yes

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Type of Resource:
Video: [0 item item] --Oral history interview
Contributor:
Joseph Bernard Murphy
Contributor:
Bryan Spoon
Contributor:
James Moran
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/James Moran
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.29411
Subjects:
Murphy, Joseph Bernard
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Joseph Bernard Murphy Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.29411), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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