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Peter Anthony Acosta Collection

Peter Anthony Acosta Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Peter Anthony Acosta
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
CA
Note
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Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1965-1967
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Cavalry Division
Location of Service
An Khe, Vietnam
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Big One
Highest Rank
E-4
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran participated in Operation Big One on 08/20/1966. He delivered ammunition to 105mm Howitzers and other infantry duties.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Alexis Green
Interviewer:
Cynthia A. Green
Contributor:
Jerry McNerney
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Jerry McNerney
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/67871
Subjects:
Acosta, Peter Anthony
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Peter Anthony Acosta Collection
(AFC/2001/001/67871), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-05-11
 

 

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