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Roy O. Hawthorne Collection

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Roy O. Hawthorne Collection

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Name:
Roy O. Hawthorne
State of Birth:
AZ
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
American Indian and Alaskan Native

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-?
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Location of Service
Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a Navajo Code Talker.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
Korea
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Carol Fleming
Interviewer:
Warren C. Salomon
Contributor:
Don Chalmers Ford
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Navajo Code Talker's Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/52528
Subjects:
Hawthorne, Roy O.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Roy O. Hawthorne Collection
(AFC/2001/001/52528), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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