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Meryl Hokel Austin Collection

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Meryl Hokel Austin Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Meryl Hokel Austin
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
SD
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1966-1968
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Alpha Company, 3rd Battalion, 7th Infantry Regiment, 199th Light Infantry Division
Location of Service
Vietnam
Battles/Campaigns
Tet Offensive 1968
Highest Rank
Specialist Four
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served as a radio telephone operator.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Jolene Pierson
Interviewer:
Daniel Aragaki
Contributor:
Jolene Pierson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sedona Public Library, Sedona, Arizona
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/97500
Subjects:
Austin, Meryl Hokel
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Meryl Hokel Austin Collection
(AFC/2001/001/97500), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-01-22
 

 

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