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William Raymond Benton Collection

William Raymond Benton Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Raymond Benton
 
 
Home State:
TX
Note
Veteran was born in Altotting, West Germany.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1968-1992
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
A and C Company, 52nd Signal Battalion, 1st Signal Brigade; 32nd Army Air Defense Command; 25th Signal Battalion; 11th ADA Signal Battalion; 101st Signal Battalion; 127th Signal Battalion
Location of Service
Fort Lewis, Washington; Fort Gordon, Georgia; IV Corps, Mekong Delta, Vietnam; South Korea; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Darmstadt, and Hanover, West Germany; Fort Bliss, Texas; Fort Ord, California; Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi
Highest Rank
Sergeant First Class
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Panama, 1989
Military Status
Veteran
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Just Cause

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Norberto Casanova
Contributor:
Tyler Archer
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
San Antonio College
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/67987
Subjects:
Benton, William Raymond
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Panama, 1989--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
William Raymond Benton Collection
(AFC/2001/001/67987), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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