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Glenn C. Akeson Collection

Glenn C. Akeson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Glenn C. Akeson
State of Birth:
MN
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1951-1956
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
7th Infantry Division Headquarters
Location of Service
Chipyong-ni, Korea
Battles/Campaigns
Chipyong-ni
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a division cashier and artillery spotter.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Flash Drive [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Ethan Sullivan
Interviewer:
Fabian Saldano
Interviewer:
Jayda Nunley
Contributor:
Jerry McNerney
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Jerry McNerney
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/102822
Subjects:
Akeson, Glenn C.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Glenn C. Akeson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/102822), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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