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Howard T. Maki Collection

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Howard T. Maki Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Howard T. Maki
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
254th Infantry Regiment, 63rd Infantry Division; D Company, 339th Infantry Regiment, 85th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Camp Van Dorn, Mississippi (basic training); Italy
Battles/Campaigns
Rome-Arno, North Apennines, Po-Valley
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran served as an 81-mm mortar gunner.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1949-1969
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
37th Field Artillery Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division;
Location of Service
Korea
Battles/Campaigns
Heartbreak Ridge, Old Baldy, White Horse
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran served as an artillery forward observer.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Audio: DVD [0 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: DVD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Contributor:
Kevin McCranie
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80052
Subjects:
Maki, Howard T.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Howard T. Maki Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80052), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2011-09-22
 

 

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