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Jack Benfer Collection

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Jack Benfer Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jack Benfer
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
PA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
701st Engineer Petroleum Distribution Unit; 1263rd Combat Engineer Battalion
Location of Service
Casablanca; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Naples, Rome, Rhineland, Arno
Highest Rank
Technician Five
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Handwritten document
Manuscript: Civilian papers (certificates, forms, wills, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Richard Cochran
Contributor:
Jolene Risser
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/77438
Subjects:
Benfer, Jack
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Jack Benfer Collection
(AFC/2001/001/77438), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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