Fowler, John (Interview outline and video), 2013

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Title

Fowler, John (Interview outline and video), 2013

Creator

Contributor

McGregor, Michael (Interviewer)

Description

John Fowler was born in Kansas City, Missouri in 1947. He attended college at the University of Kansas and eventually dropped out. In the fall of 1968 he volunteered for the draft and was sent to basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri and later AIT at Fort Lewis, Washington. After AIT he signed up for NCO school and in May he was promoted to the level of sergeant. In October he was deployed to Vietnam and was assigned to Charlie Company of the 2nd Battalion of the 506th Infantry of the 101st Airborne Division at Camp Evans. He and his unit participated in the establishment and operations around Firebase Ripcord until he was wounded in June, 1970. He left Vietnam in the second week of August 1970 and was discharged.

Date

2013-10-10

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

FowlerJ1533V

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Fowler, John, “Fowler, John (Interview outline and video), 2013,” Digital Collections, accessed September 27, 2023, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/28886.
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