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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
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
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:   3/15/2012

 

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