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Hy Herman Wakstein Collection

Hy Herman Wakstein Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Hy Herman Wakstein
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
FL
Note:
Veteran's biographical data form lists ethnicity as white-Jewish.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Other
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
A Battery, 778th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion (AAA AW), 76th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Camp Haan, California; England; France; Belgium; Luxembourg; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank:
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [0 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
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/2001/001/80157
Subjects:
Wakstein, Hy Herman
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Hy Herman Wakstein Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80157), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 3/19/2013

 

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