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Robert Bailey Metcalf Collection

Robert Bailey Metcalf Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Bailey Metcalf
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 148th Infantry Regiment, 37th Division; 1321st Engineer Service Regiment
Location of Service
Mather Field, California; Carlsbad Army Air Field, New Mexico; Fort Belvoir, Virginia; Camp Sutton, North Carolina; Camp Claiborne, Louisiana; Luzon (Philippines)
Battles/Campaigns
Luzon
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Metcalf served as a Ammunition and Pioneer Platoon Leader.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Coy Cross
Contributor:
Coy Cross
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Beale Air Force Base
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/78286
Subjects:
Metcalf, Robert Bailey
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Robert Bailey Metcalf Collection
(AFC/2001/001/78286), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-06-02
 

 

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