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Alfred K. Newman, Sr. Collection

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Alfred K. Newman, Sr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Alfred K. Newman, Sr.
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
NM
Note
Veteran's biographical data form lists race/ethnicity as Navajo.
Gender
Male
Race
American Indian and Alaskan Native

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
1st Battalion, 21st Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division
Location of Service
San Diego, California; New Caledonia; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Bougainville Island (Solomon Islands); Guam (Mariana Islands); Iwo Jima; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Private
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a Navajo Code Talker.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Interviewer:
Nancy Dahl
Contributor:
Nancy Dahl
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Talking With A Life Remembered
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/96428
Subjects:
Newman Sr., Alfred K.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Alfred K. Newman, Sr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/96428), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-03-23
 

 

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