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Robert Albin Collection

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Robert Albin Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Albin
State of Birth:
CO
Home State:
CA
Note
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as "English/Mexican."
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Troop A, 18th Mechanized Calvary Reconnaissance Battalion, 14th Calvary Group, 2nd Division
Location of Service
Camp Cook, Fort Moore, and Camp Beale, California; Camp Maxey, Texas; Camp White, Oregon; Camp Myles Standish, Massachusetts; Camp Shanks, New York; Fort Lewis, Washington; Camp Lucky Strike, France; Belgium; Germany
Battles/Campaigns
Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
Yes

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Becky James
Contributor:
Vance Davis
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center & Nursing Home, Sepulveda, California
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/60577
Subjects:
Albin, Robert
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Robert Albin Collection
(AFC/2001/001/60577), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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