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Charles A. Bevilacqua Collection

Charles A. Bevilacqua Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Charles A. Bevilacqua
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
NH
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1948-1978
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
4th Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB); 71st NMCB; 1st NMCB; 7th NMCB; 103rd Naval Communications Board (NCB); 411th Construction Battalion Unit (CBU); Bureau of Yards and Docks (BUDOCKS)
Location of Service
Guam (Mariana Islands); Inchon, Korea; Antarctica; British West Indies; Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Scotland; Davisville, Rhode Island
Highest Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 4
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as Chief Builder to build the first buildings at McMurdo and South Pole Stations from 1955-1957. Veteran was also the first Master Chief of the Seabees.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Location of Service
Chu Lai and Da Nang, Vietnam

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
James Benson
Contributor:
Ivonne McDowell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Department of Veterans Affairs, Public & Intergovernmental Affairs
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/67531
Subjects:
Bevilacqua, Charles A.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Charles A. Bevilacqua Collection
(AFC/2001/001/67531), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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