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Jack K. McPherson Collection

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Jack K. McPherson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jack K. McPherson
State of Birth:
WY
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1965
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
104th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Camp Adair, Oregon; France; Belgium; Holland; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Battle of the Bulge, Northern France, Rhineland, Central Europe
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a machine gunner.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
2nd Infantry Division; 326th Communication Reconnaissance Company; Army Security Agency (ASA)
Location of Service
Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; Two Rock, California; Korea; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Fort Devens, Massachusetts; England; Vint Hill Farms, Virginia; San Antonio, Texas
Highest Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 2
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Civilian
Location of Service
Vietnam; Korea
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
David Barton
Contributor:
David Barton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Red Cross, North Texas Region
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/87385
Subjects:
McPherson, Jack K.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
National Security Agency (NSA)--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Jack K. McPherson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/87385), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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