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Wallace M. Gallant Collection

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Wallace M. Gallant Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Wallace M. Gallant
State of Birth:
ME
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
3rd Battalion, 302 Infantry Regiment, 94th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; England; Luxembourg; Belgium; France; Germany
Battles/Campaigns
Siegfried Line
Highest Rank
Sergeant

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Location of Service
Korea; Fort Lewis, Washington; San Francisco; Hawaii

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Unit of Service
Headquarters United States Continental Army Command
Location of Service
Fort Monroe, Virginia
Service History Note
The veteran developed a new Basic Combat Training Program.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1966-1971
Unit of Service
First United States Air Cavalry Division
Location of Service
Vietnam
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biography [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Civilian papers (certificates, forms, wills, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [4 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Mixed (Multiple types of manuscripts) [1 item] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Maps [5 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [4 items] -- Photographs
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] -- Electronic file of manuscript
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Donald Byers
Interviewer:
Wendell L. Springston
Contributor:
Donald Byers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Virginia Air and Space Center
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/14966
Subjects:
Gallant, Wallace M.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Wallace M. Gallant Collection
(AFC/2001/001/14966), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-02-06
 

 

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