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Ralph Norman Alvestad Collection

Ralph Norman Alvestad Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Ralph Norman Alvestad
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
IA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
B Company, 3rd Engineer Combat Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment
Location of Service
Schofield Barracks, Hawaii; Australia; Goodenough Island; Papua, New Guinea; Leyte Island (Philippines); Mindoro (Philippines); Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Pearl Harbor, New Guinea, Leyte
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [3 items] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] -- Portrait
Manuscript: Maps [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
David Furneaux
Contributor:
David Furneaux
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Furneaux History & Memory Programs
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82191
Subjects:
Alvestad, Ralph Norman
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Ralph Norman Alvestad Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82191), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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