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Robert Perkins Balch Collection

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Robert Perkins Balch Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Robert Perkins Balch
 
 
Home State:
FL
Note
Veteran was born in Montreal, Canada.
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
Cannon Company, 339th Infantry Regiment, 85th Infantry Division, 5th Army
Location of Service
Camp Shelby, Mississippi; Texas; North Africa; Naples, Italy; European Theater
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Printed Matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/88421
Subjects:
Balch, Robert Perkins
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Robert Perkins Balch Collection
(AFC/2001/001/88421), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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