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Abe Caylor Collection

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Abe Caylor Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Abe Caylor
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
WA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1914-1918
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1917-1919
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Troop D, 12th Cavalry
Location of Service
Panama Canal Zone
Highest Rank
Private
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran enlisted when he was 16. He lied about his age, which got him in trouble and released after two years.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
William Blaurock
Contributor:
William Blaurock
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Legion, Burien Post 134
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/18994
Subjects:
Caylor, Abe
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Abe Caylor Collection
(AFC/2001/001/18994), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2017-02-02
 

 

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