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Lester Wilson Byrum Collection

Lester Wilson Byrum Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Lester Wilson Byrum
State of Birth:
NC
Home State:
NC
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
11th MAG (Marine Aircraft Group); 2nd MAW (Marine Aircraft Wing)
Location of Service
New Hebrides Islands; Cherry Point, North Carolina; San Diego, California; Peleliu (Palau)
Battles/Campaigns
Peleliu
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Michael Taylor
Contributor:
Michael Taylor
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Baptist Retirement Homes of North Carolina
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/92166
Subjects:
Byrum, Lester Wilson
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Lester Wilson Byrum Collection
(AFC/2001/001/92166), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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