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Gale Robert Abbott Collection

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Gale Robert Abbott Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Gale Robert Abbott
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1939-1970
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
USS Erie; 4th Marine Division
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Panama Canal Zone; Caribbean; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Maui, Hawaii
Highest Rank
Sergeant Major
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Location of Service
Camp Pendleton, California; Ohio; Quantico, Virginia; Da Nang, Vietnam
Prisoner of War
Unknown

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Shyla Hale
Contributor:
Sylvia Sears
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Frederick County Veterans History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/29254
Subjects:
Abbott, Gale Robert
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Gale Robert Abbott Collection
(AFC/2001/001/29254), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Maryland Room
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-04-03
 

 

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