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George L. Eyster Collection

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George L. Eyster Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
George L. Eyster
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1940-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
National Guard
Location of Service
Normandy, France; European Theater; Ireland; England; St. Lo, France; Leipzig, Germany; Paris, France; Remagen, Germany; Alexandria, Louisiana; Fort Dix, New Jersey
Battles/Campaigns
Rhineland, Central Europe, Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Northern France, Ardennes
Highest Rank
Technician Five
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served in the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) before the war.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/98465
Subjects:
Eyster, George L.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
George L. Eyster Collection
(AFC/2001/001/98465), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-03-06
 

 

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