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Leon George Xanthos Collection

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Leon George Xanthos Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Leon George Xanthos
 
 
Home State:
NY
Note
Veteran was born in Greece. Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Greek.
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
97th Infantry Division
Location of Service
New Jersey; Texas; Louisiana; England; Belgium
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Christopher Xanthos
Contributor:
Peter Kouretsos
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Boy Scouts of America
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/51092
Subjects:
Xanthos, Leon George
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Leon George Xanthos Collection
(AFC/2001/001/51092), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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