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James Edwin Hoskins Collection

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James Edwin Hoskins Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
James Edwin Hoskins
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
IA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1914-1918
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1918-1919
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Ordnance Corps
Location of Service
Camp Pike, Little Rock, Arkansas; Camp Raritan, New Jersey; Aberdeen Proving Grounds, Aberdeen, Maryland; Scituate, Massachusetts
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran experienced lasting respiratory problems after surviving a bout of influenza.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biography [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [3 items] -- Transcription of document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [11 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Copy photographic print [9 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Mary Evans
Contributor:
Mary Evans
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/35186
Subjects:
Hoskins, James Edwin
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
James Edwin Hoskins Collection
(AFC/2001/001/35186), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-02-23
 

 

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