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Robert Charles Scanlan Collection

Robert Charles Scanlan Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Robert Charles Scanlan
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
IL
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
372nd Engineer General Support Regiment
Location of Service
Camp Grant, Illinois; Camp Claiborne, Louisiana; England; France; Luxembourg; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Ardennes, Rhineland, Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as an infantryman during the Battle of the Bulge and as a guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Original photographic print [2 items] -- Photograph
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Jerri Donohue
Contributor:
Jerri Donohue
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
World War II - Korean War Roundtable
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/76903
Subjects:
Scanlan, Robert Charles
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Robert Charles Scanlan Collection
(AFC/2001/001/76903), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-02-24
 

 

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