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Richard Irvin Birchfield Collection

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Richard Irvin Birchfield Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard Irvin Birchfield
State of Birth:
WA
 
 
Gender
Male
Race
White

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
96th Infantry Division, Company H 383rd Infantry Regiment
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Philippines; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Memoirs [2 items] --
Contributor:
George Birchfield
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/10639
Subjects:
Birchfield, Richard Irvin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Richard Irvin Birchfield Collection
(AFC/2001/001/10639), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2004-06-22
 

 

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