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Howard Dayle Balliett Collection

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Howard Dayle Balliett Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Howard Dayle Balliett
State of Birth:
WI
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1939-1969
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
I Company, 3rd Battalion, 2nd Infantry Regiment; 3rd Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Brady, Michigan; Hawaii; Australia; Hollandia (New Guinea); Pacific Theater; Texas; Camp Robinson, Arkansas; Fort Benning, Georgia
Battles/Campaigns
Pearl Harbor, Hollandia
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Joint Military Advisory Group; Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE); Armed Forces Staff College; 25th Armored Infantry Battalion; Army War College; 31st Infantry Regiment
Location of Service
Wofford College, Spartanburg, South Carolina; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Frankfurt, Germany; Norfolk, Virginia; Fort Hood, Texas; Japan; Carlisle Barracks, Pennsylvania; Fort Riley, Kansas; Korea; Washington, DC
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran served with the 1st Armored Division, 7th Infantry Division, 1st Battle Group, and as a legislative liaison for the Secretary of the Army.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Electronic file of manuscript
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Jack Sigler
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82252
Subjects:
Balliett, Howard Dayle
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Howard Dayle Balliett Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82252), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2012-03-15
 

 

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