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Philip Carney Collection

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Philip Carney Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Philip Carney
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
MA
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
Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
Holland; Belgium; Austria; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Market Garden, Holland, Battle of the Bulge, Bastogne, Belgium
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as the radio operator for Headquarters company of the 1st Battalion, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Emily Carley
Contributor:
Emily Carley
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Witness to War
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/95320
Subjects:
Carney, Philip
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Philip Carney Collection
(AFC/2001/001/95320), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-11-26
 

 

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