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Leon Sanchez Collection

Leon Sanchez Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Leon Sanchez
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company G, 255th Infantry, 63rd Infantry Division
Location of Service
Lincoln, Nebraska; Colorado; Texas; Mississippi; France; Germany
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Service History Note
The veteran was hit by a landmine and right leg was amputated.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Mixed (Multiple types of manuscripts) [4 items] --
Interviewer:
Brad Winchester
Contributor:
Ivonne McDowell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Department of Veterans Affairs, Public & Intergovernmental Affairs
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/19270
Subjects:
Sanchez, Leon
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Leon Sanchez Collection
(AFC/2001/001/19270), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2004-11-02
 

 

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