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Paul M. Rinesmith Collection

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Paul M. Rinesmith Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Paul M. Rinesmith
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1944-1946
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Company L, 310th Infantry, 78th Division
Location of Service:
Fort Sheridan, Illinois; Camp Blanding, Florida (basic training); Fort Meade, Maryland; Europe
Battles/Campaigns:
Ardennes, Rhineland, Central Europe
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1947-1953
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Company M, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Fort Benning, Georgia; Camp Cook, California; Korea
Battles/Campaigns:
Third Korean Winter
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran served in the Illinois National Guard and the Louisiana National Guard.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Audio: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Computer File: DVD [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Interviewer:
Jason Jewell
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80005
Subjects:
Rinesmith, Paul M.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Paul M. Rinesmith Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80005), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   4/12/2013

 

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