Downey, Lawrence

Lawrence Downey

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Oral History Session #1
July 29, 2013
Hoptacong, New Jersey
Shaun Illingworth
Kyle Downey
Bud Downey
Transcript Production Team:
Kathryn Tracy Rizzi
Mohammad Athar
Kyle Downey
Recommended Citation:
Downey, Lawrence. Oral History Interview, July 29, 2013, by Shaun Illingworth, Kyle Downey and Bud Downey, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
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Lawrence Downey was born on December 19, 1929 in New York, New York. He was inducted into the U.S Army in August 1951. Lawrence Downey served as an infantryman in the 24th Infantry Division, 34th Regiment during the Korean War. He was stationed with the Far East Command in Japan in 1952 and served there until his discharge in August of 1952. After the war, he worked for Foster Wheeler Corporation until his retirement.