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Gasper Buffa Collection

Gasper Buffa Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Gasper Buffa
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1940-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
VMSB-241 (Marine Scout Bombing Squadron); 1st Marine Division; 2nd Marine Division; 4th Marine Division
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Quantico, Virginia; Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Midway; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Beijing, China
Battles/Campaigns
Midway, Guadalcanal
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/97155
Subjects:
Buffa, Gasper
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Gasper Buffa Collection
(AFC/2001/001/97155), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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