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Leroy C. Bowen, Jr. Collection

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Leroy C. Bowen, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Leroy C. Bowen, Jr.
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Branch of Service
Coast Guard
Unit of Service
Landing Craft Infantry Large (LCI-L) 83
Location of Service
Atlantic City, New Jersey; South Hampton Coast Guard Radio Station, Long Island, New York; Dartmouth, England; Omaha Beach, Normandy, France
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Tiger, Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion)
Highest Rank
Radioman Third Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [4 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [5 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Arjit Mahal
Contributor:
Arjit Mahal
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/17142
Subjects:
Bowen Jr., Leroy C.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Coast Guard.
Cite as:
Leroy C. Bowen, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/17142), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-02-11
 

 

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