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Elbert W. Farris Collection

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Elbert W. Farris Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Elbert W. Farris
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1940-1960
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Signal Corps; Office of Special Investigations
Location of Service:
Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Panama; Galápagos Islands, Ecuador; China-Burma-India Theater; Alaska; Paris, France; Warrenton, Vint Hill Farms, and Arlington Hall, Virginia
Highest Rank:
Major
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran also served in the Air Force.

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

Collection Information (Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Jason Jewell
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80059
Subjects:
Farris, Elbert W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Elbert W. Farris Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80059), 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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