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   James E. Swett
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James Swett [detail from video interview]
War: World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945; Cold War
Branch: Navy; Marine Corps; Marine Corps
Unit: Naval Reserve; VMF-221 (Marine Fighting Squadron), MAG-12 (Marine Aircraft Group); VMF-141 (Marine Fighting Squadron); Marine Corps Reserve
Service Location: Corpus Christi, Texas; Quantico, Virginia; San Diego, California; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Russell Islands (Solomon Islands); Australia; New Georgia Island (Solomon Islands); Bougainville Island (Solomon Islands); Iwo Jima; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Japan; El Toro, California; Pacific Theater; also: Alameda, California
Rank: Seaman Second Class; Colonel
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