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Go to  Boerman, Orville D. (Interview outline and video), 2008 item page

Orville Boerman was born in 1933 in Allegan County, Michigan. He was drafted into the Army in May of 1953. He trained as a mechanic and was sent to Germany where he served in a transportation company supporting an artillery unit, helping them move…
Go to 122 mm rockets captured in the rocket belt south of Da Nang item page

Da Nang, Spring 1968. 122 mm rockets captured in the rocket belt south of Da Nang transported on a mule motorized cart to Camp Dong Son.
Go to 1st Marine Division band keeping the men occupied around April 27th just south of Hue item page

1st Marine Division band keeping the men occupied around April 27th just south of Hue. The men were waiting for a B-52 bombing mission to bomb a village the men had to go through. Two weeks before, the company had traveled through the village and…
Go to 40 ft. Connex containers item page

40 ft. Connex containers at FOB (Forward Operating Base) Q-West that housing four people each. These were what the men first moved into in December 2004.
Go to 45th Division personnel beaching from Landing craft item page

45th Division personnel beaching from Landing craft near Camp Edwards, Massachusetts, 1942.
Go to A CH-53 Sea Stallion resupplying LZ Neville in Spring 1969 item page

A CH-53 Sea Stallion resupplying LZ Neville in Spring 1969
Go to A flock of sheep and their herders item page

A flock of sheep and their herders.
Go to A wave of LCTs hits Red Beach during practice drills item page

A wave of LCTs and barrage balloons hit Red Beach during practice drills near Camp Edwards, Massachusetts, 1942.
Go to Abbott, Marvin (Interview outline and video), 2010 item page

Marvin Abbott was born in June 1938 in Decatur, Michigan and after graduating from high school, attending Michigan State University. While at Michigan State, Abbott went through the ROTC program, which included a six-week basic training course at…
Go to Abrams, James (Interview outline and video), 2011 item page

James Abrams was born in Sparta, Michigan, in 1923, and eventually grew up in Montana. After moving to Grand Haven, Michigan, he joined the Marines after Pearl Harbor. After boot camp in San Diego, he was shipped to the Solomon Islands and joined the…
Go to Acker, Raymond A (Interview outline and video), 2016 item page

Raymond Acker first served in the Army as a radio operator with the 549th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion. He attended Philadelphia Bible College, the Reformed Episcopal Seminary, and the Dall Theological Seminary and was commissioned in the Army…
Go to Adams, Michael (Interview outline and video), 2010 item page

Michael Adams was a marine who served in Operation: Iraqi Freedom in 2003. He served as a security forces specialist who would be one of the first team of Marines to enter Baghdad. He reports observing the destruction of the statue of Saddam…
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