Robson, Larry (Interview outline and video), 2014

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Robson, Larry (Interview outline and video), 2014

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Description

Dr. Larry Robson is a Vietnam War veteran who was born on June 27, 1937 in Almont, Michigan. He attended Albion College and the University of Michigan completing surgical training in 1968. He enlisted in the Navy in June 1968 to fulfill his commitment to the military. He was first stationed at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi, Texas for five months until he received orders to go to Vietnam. He was trained at Camp Pendleton and was then deployed to Vietnam where he joined the 3rd Medical Battalion with the 3rd Marines Division at Quang Tri. He served as a surgeon for a year first with the Marines then with the Army when the 101st Airborne Division replaced the Marines. After Vietnam he was assigned to the Great Lakes Naval Hospital at Great Lakes Naval Station, Illinois for the last six months of his service.

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries. Allendale, Michigan

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)
WKTV (Wyoming, Mich.)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-27_RobsonL1702V

Format

video/mp4
application/pdf

Type

Moving image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2014-11-08

Citation

Robson, Larry, “Robson, Larry (Interview outline and video), 2014,” Digital Collections, accessed November 13, 2019, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/41087.
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