- Ellison W. Parfitt
- State of Birth:
- Home State:
- War or Conflict
- World War, 1939-1945
- Military Status
- Dates of Service
- Branch of Service
- Unit of Service
- E Company, 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division
- Location of Service
- United States; England; France; Belgium; Luxembourg; Germany; European Theater
- Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion)
- Highest Rank
- Private First Class
- Prisoner of War
- Service History Note
- Veteran notes that he was the bodyguard for Brigadier General Teddy Roosevelt, Jr.
- Type of Resource:
- Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
- Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
- Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Americans Remembered, Inc.
- Collection #:
- Parfitt, Ellison W.
- World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
- United States. Army.
- Cite as:
- Ellison W. Parfitt Collection
(AFC/2001/001/04654), Veterans History Project,
American Folklife Center, Library of Congress