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Edward Vincent Gibbons Collection

Edward Vincent Gibbons Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Edward Vincent Gibbons
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
MO
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
41st Infantry Division
Location of Service
South Pacific; Jefferson Barracks, Missouri; Fort Ord, California; Australia; Biak Island (New Guinea); Hollandia (New Guinea); New Guinea
Highest Rank
First Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a bodyguard for Major General Horace H. Fuller.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Scott Pulley
Contributor:
Laura Jolley
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Missouri Veterans History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/88732
Subjects:
Gibbons, Edward Vincent
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Edward Vincent Gibbons Collection
(AFC/2001/001/88732), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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