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Edwin Robert Acheson Collection

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Edwin Robert Acheson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Edwin Robert Acheson
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
MO
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
52nd Training Battalion; 300th Infantry Regiment; 436th Signal Heavy Construction Battalion; 6th Army; I Corps
Location of Service
Camp Wolters, Texas; Camp McCain, Mississippi; Camp Crowder, Missouri; Camp Beale, California; Camp Stoneman, California; Hollandia (New Guinea); Luzon (Philippines); Japan; Pacific Theater
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1951-1952
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
29th Signal Construction Battalion
Location of Service
Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Alamogordo, New Mexico; Germany; France
Highest Rank
Second Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Randy Pierce
Contributor:
Laura Jolley
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Missouri Veterans History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/108130
Subjects:
Acheson, Edwin Robert
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Edwin Robert Acheson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/108130), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-08-06
 

 

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