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Walter L. Lipinski Collection

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Walter L. Lipinski Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Walter L. Lipinski
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
PA
Note
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.
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
European Theater; North Africa; Normandy, France; Belgium
Battles/Campaigns
Battle of the Bulge (Bastogne), Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion)
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran helped secured Hitler's Eagles Nest.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Judith Graves
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/13727
Subjects:
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
 
 

 

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