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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
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
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
Interviewer:
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:   4/12/2013

 

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