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Interview with William LeGro

Item Number: OH0431
 Oral History
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Language
English
Number of Pages
1
Digital Object Type
Oral History
Author(s)
Laura M. Calkins, PhD
Physical Location
Stacks
Format
MP3
Time - Hr:Min:Sec
35:21:28

Dates

  • Existence: 23 June 2005

General Note / OCR

In this interview Col. William E. LeGro describes his military career, which spanned from 1943 until 1977. Entering the military in 1943 as an enlisted soldier, LeGro served in the pacific duringWorld War II and left the military in 1945. In 1949, LeGro returned to the Army as an officer and retired with the rank of Colonel in 1977. During his career in the Army, LeGro served two tours in Vietnam: the first as a G2 with the First Infantry Division from March of 1966 until March of 1967, the second with the Defense Attache Office (DAO) in Saigon, from February of 1973 until the fall of Saigon in April of 1975.

Pub Credit Line
OH0431, Colonel William E. LeGro Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 29 Jan 2008 [Updated: 14 May 2010]