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William Edmond Bowen Collection

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William Edmond Bowen Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Edmond Bowen
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company B, 16th Signal Operations Battalion
Location of Service
New Guinea; Philippines; Australia
Battles/Campaigns
Hollandia, Leyte, Philippines, Luzon
Highest Rank
Technician Five
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a switchboard operator and repair technician.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Nina Shad
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/76011
Subjects:
Bowen, William Edmond
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
William Edmond Bowen Collection
(AFC/2001/001/76011), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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