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Richard Maynard Irwin Collection

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Richard Maynard Irwin Collection

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Name:
Richard Maynard Irwin
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
MI
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
H Company, 60th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Livingston, Louisiana; France; Rhineland, Hurtgen Forest, and Berlin, Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Battle of the Bulge, Rhineland, Hurtgen Forest, Berlin
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran participated in the liberation of the Nordhausen Concentration Camp.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Daniel Brightwell
Contributor:
Daniel Brightwell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Southfield Veterans Commission
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/58355
Subjects:
Irwin, Richard Maynard
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Richard Maynard Irwin Collection
(AFC/2001/001/58355), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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