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Carroll Abel Collection

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Carroll Abel Collection

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Name:
Carroll Abel
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Note
This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.
Gender
Male

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
4th Platoon, 4th Squad, Company C, 58th Armored Infantry Battalion, 8th Armored Division
Location of Service
European Theater; France; Belgium; Germany
Battles/Campaigns
Battle of the Bulge, Rhineland, Central Europe, Ardennes
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran indicates he was shot in leg.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Noah Littin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/12846
Subjects:
Abel, Carroll
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Carroll Abel Collection
(AFC/2001/001/12846), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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