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Henry Avila Collection

Henry Avila Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Henry Avila
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male
Race
Hispanic

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1944
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Platoon, Company L, 88th Infantry Division, 5th Army
Location of Service
North Africa; Sicily; Monte Casino, Italy; Rome, Italy; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Monte Casino, Rome
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Yesica Gallegos
Contributor:
Tyler Archer
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
San Antonio College
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/65431
Subjects:
Avila, Henry
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Henry Avila Collection
(AFC/2001/001/65431), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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