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Samuel Levi Horst Collection

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Samuel Levi Horst Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Samuel Levi Horst
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Civilian
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Location of Service
Shenandoah National Park #45, Luray, Virginia; Greystone Park State Hospital #77, New Jersey
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Horst was a conscientious objector (CO). Horst also worked at Grottoes, Virginia, CPS Camp #4 doing soil conservation work and at North Fork, California, CPS Camp #35 fighting fires.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Valerie Kauffman
Interviewer:
Cory Parsons
Interviewer:
Juan Perez
Contributor:
Marti Eads
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Eastern Mennonite University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/42071
Subjects:
Horst, Samuel Levi
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
Civilian Public Service (CPS)--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Samuel Levi Horst Collection
(AFC/2001/001/42071), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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