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William Linton, Sr. Collection

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William Linton, Sr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Linton, Sr.
State of Birth:
MD
Home State:
NC
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
146th Quartermaster Truck Company
Location of Service
Cairo, Egypt
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Prior to being drafted, and after service the veteran worked at the Naval Ordinance Station, Indianhead, Maryland. Veteran served at a mobile PX at the Grand Hotel in Cairo, Egypt.

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Contributor:
William Linton
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.79999
Subjects:
Linton Sr., William
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
William Linton, Sr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.79999), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
 
 

 

Last Edit: 9/22/2011
 

 

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