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Item Number
OH0431
Record Number
413675
Title
Interview with William LeGro
Interviewer
Laura M. Calkins, PhD
Interview Date
23 June 2005
Collection
William E. LeGro Collection
Media Type
Oral History
Length
35:21:28 hr/min/sec
Description
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.
Citation
Interview with William LeGro,  23 June 2005, William E. LeGro Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University. Accessed 20 Dec. 2014. <http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/virtualarchive/items.php?item=OH0431>.
Pub. Credit Line
OH0431, William E. LeGro Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University
 
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