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Harold D. Lehman Collection

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Harold D. Lehman Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Harold D. Lehman
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Civilian
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Location of Service
Galax, Virginia, 39; Greystone Park State Hospital 77, New Jersey
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Lehman was a conscientious objector (CO). He spent most of his time as a teacher in Vernon, New Jersey at the "New Jersey School for Mentally Retarded Children." He also attended the Relief Training School in Goshen, Indiana and then taught at the Vineland Training School #92, New Jersey. For a full account of Lehman's CPS experiences, see (according to his biographical form) Chapter 5 "A Conscientious Objector's Story" in book, The Human Experience in World War II Era, edited by Malcolm Muir, Jr. (2001).

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Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Kathrine Lamm
Interviewer:
Patrick Ressler
Interviewer:
Annette Lolchoki
Contributor:
Marti Eads
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Eastern Mennonite University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/42075
Subjects:
Lehman, Harold D.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
Civilian Public Service (CPS)--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Harold D. Lehman Collection
(AFC/2001/001/42075), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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