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Nahum Justin Vizakis Collection

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Nahum Justin Vizakis Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Nahum Justin Vizakis
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Iraq War, 2003-2011
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
2001-2010
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Battalion, 181st Infantry Regiment; 797th Ordnance Company (EOD); Center for Explosives Exploration Cell (CEXC Cell)
Location of Service
Fort Hood, Texas; Fort Irwin, California; Fort, Benning, Georgia; Otis Air Force Base, Massachusetts; Eglin Air Force Base, Florida; Iraq
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a EOD team leader and rendered safe 37 IEDs. His duties included training the 1st Iraq Bomb Disposal Company (BDC) and 1st Iraq Combined Joint Explosive Triage (CJET).

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Mason Walter
Contributor:
Matt Hooten
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Brophy College Preparatory
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/84181
Subjects:
Vizakis, Nahum Justin
Iraq War, 2003-2011--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Nahum Justin Vizakis Collection
(AFC/2001/001/84181), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-11-26
 

 

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