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Edith Rene Porter-Stewart Collection

Edith Rene Porter-Stewart Collection

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Name:
Edith Rene Porter-Stewart
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
SD
Gender
Female
Race
American Indian and Alaskan Native

War or Conflict
Iraq War, 2003-2011
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1989-2006
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Mount Hood (AE 29); USNS Mercy (T AH 19); 2nd MAW (Marine Aircraft Wing)
Location of Service
San Diego, California; Newport, Rhode Island; Cherry Point, North Carolina; South Carolina; Persian Gulf
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)
Highest Rank
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a chaplain at Marine Air Stations in North Carolina and South Carolina. She also began and operated an airport ministry at Cherry Point, North Carolina meeting personnel on aircraft incoming and outbound during Operation Desert Storm and Operation Desert Shield.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Creative works [2 items] -- Handwritten document
Video: MiniDV [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Photograph: Digital print [2 items] -- Photograph
Manuscript: Clippings [4 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Michael McCoy
Contributor:
Michael McCoy
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Military Chaplains Project 213
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/93902
Subjects:
Porter-Stewart, Edith Rene
Iraq War, 2003-2011--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Edith Rene Porter-Stewart Collection
(AFC/2001/001/93902), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-03-15
 

 

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