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Elwood G. Davis, Jr. Collection

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Elwood G. Davis, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Elwood G. Davis, Jr.
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1945-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
3382nd Quartermaster Truck Company
Location of Service
Fort Dix, New Jersey; Camp Lee, Virginia; Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Camp Pendleton, California; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Adak Island (Aleutian Islands)
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a supply non-commissioned officer in the post motor pool company.

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1947-1951
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Unit of Service
Headquarters Battery, 122nd Anti-Artillery Battalion, 372nd Anti-Artillery Group
Location of Service
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Highest Rank
Warrant Officer
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served in the New Jersey National Guard as an Assistant Battalion Supply Officer.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Nichole Hill
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/68700
Subjects:
Davis Jr., Elwood G.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Elwood G. Davis, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/68700), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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