Meloro, Peter A (Interview outline and video), 2016

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Title

Meloro, Peter A (Interview outline and video), 2016

Description

Peter Meloro was born on April 2, 1948, in Brooklyn, New York. He enlisted in the Army in 1967 and received his basic training at Fort Gordon, Georgia. He went to Fort Jackson, South Carolina, then to Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana, for his clerical training. He was stationed West Germany with an artillery unit from March 1968 to June 1969. Peter received orders for a deployment to Vietnam and was sent over in July 1969. He joined C Company of the 2nd Battalion of the 506th Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division as a company clerk. He worked at Camp Evans doing paperwork for the company and also monitored radio traffic when the company was in the field. He left Vietnam on July 9, 1970, and was discharged at Fort Lewis, Washington.

Coverage

2016-10-08

Rights

Publisher

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Relation

Oral history
Veterans History Project (U.S.)
United States--History, Military
Veterans
Video recordings

Identifier

MeloroP1957V

Format

mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Date

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

Citation

Meloro, Peter , “Meloro, Peter A (Interview outline and video), 2016,” Digital Collections, accessed December 14, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/39639.
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