Hierlwimmer, Ulf (Interview transcript and video), 2016

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Title

Hierlwimmer, Ulf (Interview transcript and video), 2016

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Description

Dr. Ulf “Ulie” Hierlwimmer was born on May 31 st in 1945, in the Soviet occupied zone of Germany. When he was around one year old, his mother moved their family to the safety of West Germany while his father was in the German Army. After his discharge, Hierlwimmer's family moved to the United States and settled into Detroit, Michigan, in 1953. Hierlwimmer pursued his ujndergraduate degree at Wayne State University before he was accepted to Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. During the Vietnam War, he joined the Navy to continue his studies and became a pediatrician at Bethesda Naval Hospital, Maryland. After completing a fellowship in allergies, immunology, and asthma, worked as an active Navy doctor from 1972-1983, and then for nine and a half years in the reserves.

Date

2016-10-13

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries, Special Collections & University Archives, 1 Campus Drive, Allendale, MI, 49401.

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-27_HierlwimmerU1965V

Format

video/mp4
application/pdf

Type

Moving Image
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Language

eng

Citation

Hierlwimmer, Ulf Rainer, “Hierlwimmer, Ulf (Interview transcript and video), 2016,” Digital Collections, accessed April 12, 2024, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/45501.
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