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Merwin Edward Andrews Collection

Merwin Edward Andrews Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Merwin Edward Andrews
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
CT
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
Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 502nd Parachute Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Holland; Germany; France
Battles/Campaigns
Ardennes, Central Europe, D-Day Normandy Invasion, Rhineland
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran sustained combat service-related injuries from shrapnel.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Photograph: Digital print [10 items] -- Photograph
Manuscript: Correspondence [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Robert Weisel
Contributor:
Briana McGuckin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/84255
Subjects:
Andrews, Merwin Edward
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Merwin Edward Andrews Collection
(AFC/2001/001/84255), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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