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Dayton Wayne Canaday Collection

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Dayton Wayne Canaday Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Dayton Wayne Canaday
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
SD
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
26th Marine Regiment, 5th Marine Division
Location of Service
Miami University, Ohio; Parris Island, South Carolina; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Camp Pendleton, California; Hawaii; Ngesebus, Garakayo Island, Babelthuap (Palau); Koror (Palau); Peleliu Island (Palau); Sasebo, Japan; Guam (Mariana Islands); Quantico, Virginia
Highest Rank
Second Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1946-1952
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Quantico, Virginia
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Service History Note
The veteran was in the Marine Corps Reserve.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Chris Houlette
Contributor:
Chris Houlette
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/33887
Subjects:
Canaday, Dayton Wayne
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Dayton Wayne Canaday Collection
(AFC/2001/001/33887), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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