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Roy Bates Collection

Roy Bates Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Roy Bates
State of Birth:
KY
Home State:
KY
Note
Original material is held at the Clark County Public Library in Winchester, Kentucky.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1952
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
Company C, 1st Battalion, 7th Regiment, 1st Division
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Camp Pendleton, California; Yokosuka, Japan
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Service History Note
Topics covered include: mortar attack; veteran was wounded in action in Punch Bowl 9/1/1951; patrol ambush.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Roy Bates
Interviewer:
Richard Doughty
Interviewer:
Donnie Rose
Contributor:
Julie Maruskin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Clark County Public Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/32084
Subjects:
Bates, Roy
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Roy Bates Collection
(AFC/2001/001/32084), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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