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Richard K. Butler Collection

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Richard K. Butler Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard K. Butler
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
NY
Note
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Irish-American.
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1954-1957
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
17th Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division; USS General John Pope (AP 110)
Location of Service
Fort Dix, New Jersey; Fort Story, Virginia; Fort Eustis, Virginia; Fort Lewis, Washington; Hawaii; Hiroshima, Japan; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Pusan, Korea; Inchon, Korea; Fort Polk, Louisiana; Oakland, California
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Digital File [ item] --
Interviewer:
William Payne
Interviewer:
Alan Greczywski
Contributor:
William Payne
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Legion, Lamouree-Hackett Post 72
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/55043
Subjects:
Butler, Richard K.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Richard K. Butler Collection
(AFC/2001/001/55043), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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