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Frederick William Bechtold Collection

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Frederick William Bechtold Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Frederick William Bechtold
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
MI
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 21st Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division
Location of Service
San Diego, California; New Caledonia; Guam (Mariana Islands); Bougainville (Solomon Islands); Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Iwo Jima; Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Guam, Bougainville, Iwo Jima
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Alexander Lane
Contributor:
James Press
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Northwestern Michigan College (NMC)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/90415
Subjects:
Bechtold, Frederick William
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Frederick William Bechtold Collection
(AFC/2001/001/90415), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-04-04
 

 

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