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Mitchell Paige [detail from video interview]
War: World War, 1939-1945; Korean War, 1950-1953
Branch: Marine Corps; Marine Corps
Unit: 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division; 2nd Recruit Training Battalion; 4th Special Junior Course; Division Recruiting Officer, 2nd Marine Division; Headquarters Company, Headquarters Battalion, 3rd Marine Division
Service Location: Parris Island, South Carolina; Quantico, Virginia; Panama; San Clemente, California; Mare Island Navy Yard, California; China; Brooklyn Navy Yard, New York; Philadelphia Navy Yard, Pennsylvania; Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Puerto Rico; New River, North Carolina; British Samoa; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Melbourne, Australia; Cape Gloucester (Solomon Islands); Russell Islands; New Guinea; Camp Matthews, California; also: San Diego, California; Quantico, Virginia; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; San Francisco, California; Camp Pendleton, California; San Bruno, California; Monterey, California
Rank: Captain; Colonel
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