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Thomas McDonald Fairfull

Thomas McDonald Fairfull, museum director. Recipient Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster, United States of America. Served to captain United States Army, 1965-1974, Vietnam. Member American Military Institute, Hawaii Museum Association, Council American's Military past.

Background

  • Fairfull, Thomas McDonald was born on November 28, 1942 in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Tom and Margaret Jane (Heasley) Fairfull.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Pittsburgh, 1964. Master of Arts, Duke University, 1972.

    Career

    • Director 82d Airborne Division Museum, Fort Bragg, North Carolina, 1975-1978. Instructor Campbell University, Buies Creek, 1976-1978. Director United States Army Museum Hawaii, Honolulu, since 1978.

    Works

    • Co-author: (with William R. Porter) History of the 3d Brigade 82d Airborne Division 1969.

    Membership

    Served to captain United States Army, 1965-1974, Vietnam. Member American Military Institute, Hawaii Museum Association, Council American's Military past.

    Connections

    • father: Tom Fairfull
    • mother: Margaret Jane (Heasley) Fairfull
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    Born November 28, 1942
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1972
      Duke University
    • 1975 - 1978
      Director, 82d Airborne Division Museum
      Fort Bragg, North Carolina, United States
    • 1976 - 1978
      instructor, Campbell University
      Buies Creek, North Carolina, United States
    • 1978
      director, United States Army Museum Hawaii
      Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

    Award