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Arthur Obed Atkinson Collection

Arthur Obed Atkinson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Arthur Obed Atkinson
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
CT
Note
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as "White / Cherokee Indian."
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
671st Tank Destroyer Battalion, 21st Infantry Regiment
Location of Service
Hawaii; Philippines; Washington; Honshu, Japan
Highest Rank
Sergeant

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [8 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [3 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Photograph: Digital print [114 items] -- Photograph
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Contributor:
Briana McGuckin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/88569
Subjects:
Atkinson, Arthur Obed
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Arthur Obed Atkinson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/88569), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-03-26
 

 

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