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William H. Allison Collection

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William H. Allison Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William H. Allison
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
PA
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company A, 1269th Engineer Combat Battalion
Location of Service
Camp Chaffee, Arkansas; France; Belgium; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Rhineland, Central Europe
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran experiences combat in the French Alps and served in combat support of the ALSOS Mission.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [4 items] -- Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Contributor:
William Allison
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/64704
Subjects:
Allison, William H.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
William H. Allison Collection
(AFC/2001/001/64704), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-12-12
 

 

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