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Jorge A. Hereter Collection

Jorge A. Hereter Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jorge A. Hereter
State of Birth:
PR
Home State:
PR
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
2nd Battalion, 116th Regiment, 29th Division
Location of Service
United States; France; Germany
Highest Rank
Captain
Service History Note
The veteran served as the only Puerto Rican surgeon assigned to his unit of service, also known as the Stonewall Brigade.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] --
Contributor:
Jorge Hereter
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/01224
Subjects:
Hereter, Jorge A.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Jorge A. Hereter Collection
(AFC/2001/001/01224), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2002-08-06
 

 

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