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Robert Russell Hammond Collection

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Robert Russell Hammond Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Russell Hammond
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Location of Service
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Russell Islands; New Caledonia; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Mt. Fuji, Japan
Highest Rank
Sergeant Major
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1976
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
2nd MAW (Marine Aircraft Wing)
Location of Service
Camp Pendleton, California; Quantico, Virginia; Mt. Fuji, Japan
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
?-1976
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Location of Service
Da Nang, Vietnam; Phu Bai, Vietnam
Highest Rank
Master Gunnery Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] -- Handwritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [6 items] -- Typewritten document
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/79720
Subjects:
Hammond, Robert Russell
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Robert Russell Hammond Collection
(AFC/2001/001/79720), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-04-03
 

 

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