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Clarence Willard Blessing Collection

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Clarence Willard Blessing Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Clarence Willard Blessing
State of Birth:
MO
 
 
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company B, 383rd Infantry Regiment, 96th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Jefferson Barracks, Missouri; Leyte Island (Philippines); Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Ryukyu Islands, Leyte, Southern Philippines, Battle of Okinawa
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
Unknown

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Civilian papers (certificates, forms, wills, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [17 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [2 items] -- Photographs
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] -- Electronic file of manuscript material
Contributor:
Becky Blessing
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/11901
Subjects:
Blessing, Clarence Willard
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Clarence Willard Blessing Collection
(AFC/2001/001/11901), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2004-08-04
 

 

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