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James F. Burdsall, Jr. Collection

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James F. Burdsall, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
James F. Burdsall, Jr.
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company B, 487th Port Battalion, 5th Bridge Engineers
Location of Service
England; France; Belgium; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion) Omaha Beach, Northern France, Ardennes, Rhineland
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [7 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Stephen Jasiecki
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/102413
Subjects:
Burdsall Jr., James F.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
James F. Burdsall, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/102413), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-01-17
 

 

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