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James J. Beckett Collection

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James J. Beckett Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
James J. Beckett
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
MI
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
548th Anti-Aircraft Battalion
Location of Service
European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Rhineland, Central Europe
Highest Rank
Technical Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [1 item] -- Photograph
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] -- Handwritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Matt Anderson
Contributor:
James Press
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Northwestern Michigan College (NMC)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/49198
Subjects:
Beckett, James J.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
James J. Beckett Collection
(AFC/2001/001/49198), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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