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Edward Dickinson Meares Collection

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Edward Dickinson Meares Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Edward Dickinson Meares
State of Birth:
SC
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1974
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Signal Corps
Location of Service
New Guinea; Leyte Island (Philippines); Luzon (Philippines); Berlin, Germany; Fort Huachuca, Arizona; Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Norfolk, Virginia; Washington, DC
Battles/Campaigns
Berlin Occupation
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1974
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
Korea; Japan
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1974
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
Vietnam
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] --
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Nigel Wright
Contributor:
Marti Eads
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Eastern Mennonite University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82962
Subjects:
Meares, Edward Dickinson
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Edward Dickinson Meares Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82962), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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