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Stanley J. Tokarski, Jr. Collection

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Stanley J. Tokarski, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Stanley J. Tokarski, Jr.
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
MA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1952-1979
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
7997th Composite Group; 8745th Element Joint Support Group; 2nd Military Intelligence Detachment, 2nd Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Fort Dix, New Jersey; Washington, DC; Frankfurt, Germany; Switzerland; Italy; Rhodes, Greece; Turkey; Egypt; Lebanon; Cyprus; France; Spain; Denmark; Sweden; Austria; Syria; Fort Holabird, Maryland; Fort Benning, Georgia
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served on special assignments through the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA).

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
7th Special Forces Group Airborne, 1st Special Service Force, United States Continental Army Command (USCONARC); Company A, 11th Special Forces Airborne
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Vietnam; Springfield, Massachusetts
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served in the Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 35th Infantry, 187th Separate Infantry Brigade until he retired from the Army Reserve.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [3 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Video: Digital File [ item] --
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
James McCarthy
Contributor:
James Leyden
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Chicopee Council on Aging and Senior Center
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/65671
Subjects:
Tokarski Jr., Stanley J.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Stanley J. Tokarski, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/65671), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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