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Robert Arthur Armstrong Collection

Robert Arthur Armstrong Collection

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Name:
Robert Arthur Armstrong
State of Birth:
MN
Home State:
MN
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
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
2nd Armored Division (Hell on Wheels)
Location of Service
France; Germany; European Theater
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran notes his unit was awarded the Coeur d' Guerre by Belgium. He performed occupation duty in Berlin. He is a charter member of the World War II Memorial.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Barbara Torreon
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/12882
Subjects:
Armstrong, Robert Arthur
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Robert Arthur Armstrong Collection
(AFC/2001/001/12882), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-19
 

 

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