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Paul L. Alexakis Collection

Paul L. Alexakis Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Paul L. Alexakis
State of Birth:
NH
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
52nd Field Artillery Battalion, 24th Infantry Division, 6th Army
Location of Service
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Australia; New Guinea; Leyte Island, Philippines; Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Leyte, New Guinea
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran volunteered to go behind enemy lines with a forward observer team to direct artillery.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Linda Hughes
Contributor:
Susan Sheeren
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Daughters of the American Revolution, San Jacinto Chapter
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82012
Subjects:
Alexakis, Paul L.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Paul L. Alexakis Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82012), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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