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Evelyn Mary Crumlish Kandel Collection

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Evelyn Mary Crumlish Kandel Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Evelyn Mary Crumlish Kandel
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
NY
Gender
Female
Race
White

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1951-1953
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Women Marines
Unit of Service
Headquarters; Platoon 12A, 3rd Recruit Battalion
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Alexandria, Virginia; San Francisco, California
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was involved with public relations and served as a spokesperson for Women Marines, and posed for posters and commemorative stamps for women in the service. Veteran also appeared on television and was aide for women lieutenants traveling to colleges on the west coast to recruit women as officers.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [2 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Roger Wilson
Contributor:
Roger Wilson
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/60518
Subjects:
Kandel, Evelyn Mary Crumlish
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Women Marines.
Cite as:
Evelyn Mary Crumlish Kandel Collection
(AFC/2001/001/60518), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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