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Carl H. Armbrust Collection

Carl H. Armbrust Collection

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Name:
Carl H. Armbrust
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
IL
Note
This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1952
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Survey Section, Headquarters Battery, 39th Field Artillery Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division
Location of Service
Chorwon, South Korea
Highest Rank
Sergeant First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran notes he received a medal from South Korea. After returning to the US, Veteran taught survey and wrote a book entitled, "A Soldier's Life."

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Jennifer Murray
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/12881
Subjects:
Armbrust, Carl H.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Carl H. Armbrust Collection
(AFC/2001/001/12881), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-19
 

 

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