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Leo Hyman Adelman Collection

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Leo Hyman Adelman Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Leo Hyman Adelman
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

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
A Company, 157th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Camp Croft, South Carolina; Norfolk, Virginia; Fort Drum, New York; Africa; Sicily; Italy; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Anzio
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran was captured by Germans after beach landing at Anzio and held as prisoner of war (POW).

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [28 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Clippings [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [8 items] -- Handwritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [5 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Periodicals [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Elizabeth Godwin
Contributor:
Vance Davis
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center & Nursing Home, Sepulveda, California
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/92742
Subjects:
Adelman, Leo Hyman
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Leo Hyman Adelman Collection
(AFC/2001/001/92742), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-04-27
 

 

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