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Otto J. Degner Collection

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Otto J. Degner Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Otto J. Degner
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
NM
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1945
Entrance into Service
enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Signal Corps, 4th Division
Location of Service
Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Fort Benning and Camp Gordon, Georgia; Camp Carrabelle, Jacksonville and Miami, Florida; Fort Monmouth and Fort Dix, New Jersey; Liverpool, England; Omaha Beach, Cherbourg Peninsula, and Paris, France; Germany; Casablanca, Morocco; Brazil; Puerto Rico
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Hurtgen Forest, Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank
Master Sergeant

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Michael Obergfell
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/17828
Subjects:
Degner, Otto J.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Otto J. Degner Collection
(AFC/2001/001/17828), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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