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Marcella Irene Jones Martin Collection

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Marcella Irene Jones Martin Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Marcella Irene Jones Martin
State of Birth:
OH
Home State:
NC
Gender
Female
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
WAC (Women's Army Corps)
Unit of Service
3rd Service Command; 1321st Service Unit
Location of Service
Fort Des Moines, Iowa; Fort Eustis, Virginia; Fort Washington, Maryland; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Fort Sheridan, Illinois
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran began her service in Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC) and then entered into to the Women's Army Corps (WAC) in 09/1943.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Original photographic print [18 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Clippings [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Janet Player
Contributor:
Janet Player
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/101363
Subjects:
Martin, Marcella Irene Jones
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army. Women's Army Corps.
Cite as:
Marcella Irene Jones Martin Collection
(AFC/2001/001/101363), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-06-15
 

 

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