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Kern Gum Chew Collection

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Kern Gum Chew Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Kern Gum Chew
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
CA
Note
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Chinese American.
Gender
Male
Race
Asian

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company A, 381st Infantry Regiment, 96th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Leyte Island (Philippines); Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
John Nesbitt
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Sacramento, CA
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/67217
Subjects:
Chew, Kern Gum
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Kern Gum Chew Collection
(AFC/2001/001/67217), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2017-10-18
 

 

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