Marvin Dunn

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Marvin Dunn (81) was born in Wichita Falls, TX. He was a freshman in Paris Junior College before he enlisted in January 1951. He arrived in Pusan in July of that year and was stationed as a corporal in the Punchbowl area in the 1st Marine Division, 1st Regiment, 1st Battalion, Able Co. He participated in two campaigns in the Punchbowl area. He specialized in infantry, and for his commitments received 2 battle stars. Among the friends he remembers are Johnny Dore, Wayne Player, and Harlen Boyce. After returning from his rotation, he spent 7 months in a hospital in California. After being discharged from military service, he spent four years enrolled in college. Now, his hobbies include golf and fishing, and he belongs to KWVA Chapter 215.