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Melvin Bruns Collection

Melvin Bruns Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Melvin Bruns
 
 
Home State:
MO
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1953
Branch of Service
Merchant Marine
Highest Rank
Lieutenant
Service History Note
The veteran transferred from Merchant Marine to the US Navy in 1951 and served on the USS Pictor.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Nick Weinsaft
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Branson Veterans Task Force
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/46008
Subjects:
Bruns, Melvin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Merchant Marine.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Melvin Bruns Collection
(AFC/2001/001/46008), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Branson Veterans Task Force
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2007-05-25
 

 

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