Veterans History Project: An Interview with David Rosenthal

Library of Congress Veterans History Project

Interview conducted by Jeanne Czarnecki and produced by Jennifer Cockerill. Recorded at Dominican Oaks, Santa Cruz, March 25, 2014.

David H. Rosenthal is a San Jose native, born and raised in California. He entered into active service from 1940 to 1946. As part of Marine Corps, he served in the First Marine Provisional Brigade and the Second Marine Division in San Diego, California, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, New Zealand, Guam (Mariana Islands), and Russell Islands. He fought in the Pacific Theater, and participated in the Battle of Guam. Rosenthal reached the rank of captain.
Creator: Rosenthal, David; Czarnecki, Jeanne; Cockerill, Jennifer
Date: 3/25/2014
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 2010s
  • 1940s
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Identifier: VH-ROSENTHAL


Rosenthal, David, Jeanne Czarnecki, and Jennifer Cockerill. “Veterans History Project: An Interview with David Rosenthal.” 3/25/2014. SCPL Local History. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.