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John B. Shirley Collection

John B. Shirley Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John B. Shirley
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
I Company, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division
Location of Service
California; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Italy; France; Germany
Battles/Campaigns
Rome-Arno, Southern France, Rhineland, Ardennes, Central Europe, Anzio
Highest Rank
Second Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Book [1 item] --
Interviewer:
Michael Magee
Contributor:
Jerry McNerney
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Jerry McNerney
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/76786
Subjects:
Shirley, John B.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
John B. Shirley Collection
(AFC/2001/001/76786), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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