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Louis Garcia Timberman Collection

Louis Garcia Timberman Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Louis Garcia Timberman
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
MO
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1960-1963
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
France; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Fort Dix, New Jersey
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1979-1981
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Reserves; 12th Special Forces Group
Location of Service
St Louis, Missouri; Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served in the special forces working for 2 A teams in St. Louis, Missouri.

War or Conflict
Panama--History--American Invasion, 1989
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1981-?
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
St. Louis, Missouri; Fort Bliss, Texas; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran went back to active duty as a recruiter.

War or Conflict
Persian Gulf War Era, 1990-2001
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1998-?
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Engineer Battalion, Army National Guard
Location of Service
Missouri; Annette Island, Alaska
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was part the work on Operation Alaskan Road.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Scott Pulley
Contributor:
Laura Jolley
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Missouri Veterans History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82151
Subjects:
Timberman, Louis Garcia
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Panama--History--American Invasion, 1989--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Persian Gulf War Era, 1990-2001--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Louis Garcia Timberman Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82151), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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