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James Hastings

U.S. Marine Corps 1967–1968

Knowing he would probably be drafted for the Vietnam Conflict, James Hastings nevertheless decided to join the Marine Corps. Training at Parris ... more >>


Richard Doran "Dick"

U.S. Navy 1941–1945, 1951–1953

Richard Doran decided to volunteer for the Navy in his senior year of high school and after four weeks of basic training in Bainbridge, Md., was... more >>


John T. Coates

U.S. Marine Corps 1943–1946

Discusses Mr. Coates' service in Hawaii as a U.S. Marine during World War II.... more >>


James C. Alvord

U.S. Army 1939–1945

Discusses Mr. Alvord's World War II service as a heavy machine gunner in the 473rd Infantry Regiment in Europe and the Pacific.... more >>


Warren Griffin

U.S. Marine Corps 1968–1972

Fascinated by the Marines as a young boy, Warren Griffin fulfilled his commitment to help with the war by joining the Corps in August 1968 after... more >>


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