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Marco Polo Smigliani Collection

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Marco Polo Smigliani Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Marco Polo Smigliani
 
 
Home State:
NJ
Note
Veteran was born in Italy.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1967-1968
Branch of Service
Merchant Marine
Unit of Service
SS Columbia Eagle
Location of Service
Boston, Massachusetts; Da Nang, Vietnam; San Francisco, California; Seattle, Washington; Thailand
Service History Note
The veteran served again in the Merchant Marines after his Marine Corps service.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1968-1970
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Dong Ha, Vietnam; Japan; Charleston, South Carolina
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biography [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [5 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Louise Collins
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/57589
Subjects:
Smigliani, Marco Polo
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Merchant Marine.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Marco Polo Smigliani Collection
(AFC/2001/001/57589), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-01-17
 

 

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