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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
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran also served in the Air Force.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Contributor:
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: 2015-03-25
 

 

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