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Claude R. Birch Collection

Claude R. Birch Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Claude R. Birch
 
 
Home State:
PA
Note
Veteran was born in Newfoundland, Canada.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Company E, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Market Garden, Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Charles Jennings
Contributor:
Barbara Taylor
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Medical Center, Butler, Pennsylvania
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/89123
Subjects:
Birch, Claude R.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Claude R. Birch Collection
(AFC/2001/001/89123), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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