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Salvatore Amendola Collection

Salvatore Amendola Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Salvatore Amendola
State of Birth:
RI
Home State:
CT
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
148th Infantry Regiment, 37th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Missouri; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Bougainville Island (Solomon Islands); Luzon (Philippines)
Battles/Campaigns
Luzon, Bougainville, Solomon Islands
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1953
Branch of Service
Army
Location of Service
Fort Dix, New Jersey; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Korea
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a cook.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Computer File: DVD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Photograph: Copy photographic print [34 items] -- Photograph
Interviewer:
Caleb Pittman
Contributor:
Briana McGuckin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/114573
Subjects:
Amendola, Salvatore
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Salvatore Amendola Collection
(AFC/2001/001/114573), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-08
 

 

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