Ash, Charles Nedwin (Interview outline), 2006
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Ash, Charles Nedwin Ash, Lauren (Interviewer) Forest Hills Eastern High School (Ada, Mich.)
DescriptionCharles Nedwin Ash is a Korean War Veteran who served in the United States Army from July 1952 to July 20, 1954 in Japan and Korea. In this interview, Ash discusses his time in the service and also what it was like to be an African American during that time. Ash briefly shares some stories of the prejudice he faced in Kentucky and being promoted to Sergeant. For his time in Korea, Ash received the Korean Service Ribbon with two bronze service stars, the UN Service Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal.
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