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Ben Franklin Dixon, III Collection

Ben Franklin Dixon, III Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Ben Franklin Dixon, III
State of Birth:
NC
Home State:
DC
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1937-?
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Brigade; Amphibious Corps, Atlantic Fleet; 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division; 4th Marine Division
Location of Service
Quantico, Virginia; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Mediterranean; Caribbean; Pacific Theater; Atlantic; New Zealand; Australia
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was commissioned in 11/1939 and worked in the State Department during World War II.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Reference copy
Photograph: Photocopy of Photographic Print [1 item] -- Photograph
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Digital Betacam [1 item] -- Digitized Copy
Interviewer:
Sarah Rouse
Contributor:
Sarah Rouse
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/06881
Subjects:
Dixon III, Ben Franklin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Ben Franklin Dixon, III Collection
(AFC/2001/001/06881), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-08-31
 

 

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