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John T. Egan Collection

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John T. Egan Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John T. Egan
State of Birth:
CT
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
408th Airborne Quartermaster Company, 11th Airborne Division
Location of Service
Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran served as a paratrooper. The veteran was also a part of the rescue of the Los Banos Prison Camp in the Philippines.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Darrell Pederson
Contributor:
Dave Thompson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Palm Springs Air Museum
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/81319
Subjects:
Egan, John T.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
John T. Egan Collection
(AFC/2001/001/81319), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-08-24
 

 

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