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Joe T. Thornton Collection

Joe T. Thornton Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Joe T. Thornton
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
OK
Note
The veteran is a member of the Cherokee Nation. The veteran is an alumni of the Chilocco Indian School.
Gender
Male
Race
American Indian and Alaskan Native

Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1934-1937
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
Fort Sill, Oklahoma
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
War Department; Signal Corps
Location of Service
Alexandria, Virginia
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Interviewer:
Tanya Finchum
Interviewer:
Alex Bishop
Contributor:
Sarah Milligan
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Oklahoma Oral History Research Program, Edmon Low Library, Oklahoma State University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/111811
Subjects:
Thornton, Joe T.
United States. Army.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Joe T. Thornton Collection
(AFC/2001/001/111811), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2021-06-03
 

 

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