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Dale Pottorff Collection

Dale Pottorff Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Dale Pottorff
State of Birth:
WY
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1977
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
746th Anti-Aircraft Artillery (AAA) Gun Battalion, Americal Division
Location of Service:
California; Bougainville (Solomon Islands); Leyte Island (Philippines); Pacific Theater
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
50th Signal Battalion
Location of Service:
Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Japan; Korea; Alaska
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
1st Signal Brigade
Location of Service:
Panama Canal Zone; Phu Bai, Vietnam; Thailand; Presidio, California; Dong Ha, Vietnam; Da Nang, Vietnam; Central America
Highest Rank:
Sergeant Major
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [0 item] --Oral history interview
Computer File: DVD [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
David Gregory
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/84898
Subjects:
Pottorff, Dale
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Dale Pottorff Collection
(AFC/2001/001/84898), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 9/27/2012

 

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