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Larry Chavez Collection

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Larry Chavez Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Larry Chavez
State of Birth:
NM
Home State:
NM
Gender
Male
Race
Hispanic

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1940-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division; 168th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort MacArthur and Fort Ord, California; Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Washington, Casablanca, Rabat, Morocco; Oran, Algiers; Tunis, Tunisia; Salerno; Naples
Battles/Campaigns
North Africa
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Sherry Lewis
Contributor:
Lee Courtnage
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
OASIS of Albuquerque, New Mexico
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/65966
Subjects:
Chavez, Larry
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Larry Chavez Collection
(AFC/2001/001/65966), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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