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Joseph Edward DeSio Collection

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Joseph Edward DeSio Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Joseph Edward DeSio
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
VA
Note
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Italian-American.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-?
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
79th Infantry Division
Location of Service
United States; Europe; England; France; Germany; Czechoslovakia; European Theater
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as chief law officer for General Court Martial in Europe.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Emily Carr
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80822
Subjects:
DeSio, Joseph Edward
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Joseph Edward DeSio Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80822), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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