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Dennis John McMahon, III Collection

Dennis John McMahon, III Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Dennis John McMahon, III
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
PA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1984-2004
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Platoon, Company E (Honor Guard), 3rd US Infantry (The Old Guard); 297th Military Intelligence Battalion, 513th Military Intelligence Brigade; 202nd Military Intelligence Battalion
Location of Service
Fort Myer, Virginia; Arlington, Virginia; Fort Meade, Maryland; Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Gordon, Georgia; Germany; Egypt; Japan; Seoul, Korea
Highest Rank
First Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran guarded the Tomb of the Unknowns from 1987 to 1988. He also served with the 3rd Battalion (Airborne), 3rd Special Forces Group; 525th Military Intelligence Brigade (Airborne); 500th Military Intelligence Brigade; and 524th Military Intelligence Battalion.

War or Conflict
Persian Gulf War, 1991
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
Saudi Arabia
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Desert Storm, Operation Desert Shield
Highest Rank
First Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Charles Jennings
Contributor:
Barbara Taylor
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Medical Center, Butler, Pennsylvania
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/92083
Subjects:
McMahon III, Dennis John
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Persian Gulf War, 1991--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Dennis John McMahon, III Collection
(AFC/2001/001/92083), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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