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Luther L. Adams Collection

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Luther L. Adams Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Luther L. Adams
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
7th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division
Location of Service
Fort Riley, Kansas; Camp Stoneman, California; Texas; Australia; New Zealand; New Guinea; Admiralty Islands; Leyte Island and Luzon (Philippines); Yokohama and Tokyo, Japan
Battles/Campaigns
Leyte Island, Luzon, Yokohama, Tokyo
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Adams suffered from malaria, a mortar round in his left knee, and a burst ear drum.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] -- Electronic file of interview transcript
Photograph: Digital print [2 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Bobbie Ames
Contributor:
B.J. Shorak
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/64518
Subjects:
Adams, Luther L.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Luther L. Adams Collection
(AFC/2001/001/64518), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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