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Melvin Alan Charles Collection

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Melvin Alan Charles Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Melvin Alan Charles
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
NC
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1966-1969
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
5th Special Forces Group
Location of Service
Fort Bliss, Texas; Fort Gordon, Georgia; Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Bien Hoa, Vietnam; Nui Ba Den, Vietnam
Battles/Campaigns
Tet Offensive 1968
Highest Rank
Sergeant E-5
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
William Maultsby
Interviewer:
Jesse Hufton
Interviewer:
Samantha Heller
Contributor:
James Fowler
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Southeastern Community College
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/88314
Subjects:
Charles, Melvin Alan
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Melvin Alan Charles Collection
(AFC/2001/001/88314), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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