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Tony B. Montoya Collection

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Tony B. Montoya Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Tony B. Montoya
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Battery A, 2nd Battalion, 200th Coast Artillery
Location of Service
Fort Bliss, Texas (basic training); Bataan Peninsula, Camp O'Donnell, Cabanatuan and Clark Field, Luzon (Philippines); Niigata, Japan
Battles/Campaigns
Luzon, Bataan
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran is a Bataan Death March survivor and was a prisoner of war (POW) at Camp O'Donnell and camps in Cabanatuan, Philippines.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Paul Sanchez
Interviewer:
Kevin Sanchez
Contributor:
Norma Hamilton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Jesuit High School, Sacramento
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/73125
Subjects:
Montoya, Tony B.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Tony B. Montoya Collection
(AFC/2001/001/73125), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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