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Gilbert A. Woehl Collection

Gilbert A. Woehl Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Gilbert A. Woehl
State of Birth:
ND
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
13th Armored Division; 23rd Armored Infantry Battalion, 7th Armored Division
Location of Service
Beale, California; Normandy, France; Metz, France; Holland; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Normandy, Holland
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran served as a mortar gunner. He was captured on 10/29/1944.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Jerry McNerney
Contributor:
Jerry McNerney
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Jerry McNerney
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82499
Subjects:
Woehl, Gilbert A.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Gilbert A. Woehl Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82499), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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