- Walter L. Lipinski
- State of Birth:
- Home State:
- This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.
- War or Conflict
- World War, 1939-1945
- Military Status
- Dates of Service
- Entrance into Service
- Branch of Service
- Unit of Service
- 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
- Location of Service
- European Theater; North Africa; Normandy, France; Belgium
- Battle of the Bulge (Bastogne), Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion)
- Highest Rank
- Private First Class
- Prisoner of War
- Service History Note
- The veteran helped secured Hitler's Eagles Nest.
- Type of Resource:
- Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] --Oral history interview
- Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
- Collection #:
- Lipinski, Walter L.
- World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
- United States. Army.
- Cite as:
- Walter L. Lipinski Collection
(AFC/2001/001/13727), Veterans History Project,
American Folklife Center, Library of Congress