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Cecil Henry Blair Collection

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Cecil Henry Blair Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Cecil Henry Blair
State of Birth:
AR
Home State:
AR
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
B Battery, 551st Forward Observation Battalion
Location of Service
Fort Custer, Michigan; Scotland; England; France; Belgium; Luxembourg; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Normandy, Northern France, Central Europe, Rhineland, Ardennes
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
Yes

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [2 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Anita Deason
Contributor:
John Boozman
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/John Boozman
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/114924
Subjects:
Blair, Cecil Henry
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Cecil Henry Blair Collection
(AFC/2001/001/114924), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-04-16
 

 

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