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Jay C. Alcantara Collection

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Jay C. Alcantara Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jay C. Alcantara
State of Birth:
GU
Home State:
HI
Note
The veteran's biographical data form lists race/ethnicity as "White/Guamanian."
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
Iraq War, 2003-2011
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
2000-2010
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Battalion, 7th Cavalry Regiment; 2nd Battalion, 6th Cavalry Regiment; 1st Cavalry Division; 25th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Eustis, Virginia; Fort Hood, Texas; Wheeler Army Air Field, Hawaii; Iraq
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), Joint Task Force Six
Highest Rank
E-5
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a helicopter crew chief.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Interviewer:
Keith Coronel
Contributor:
B.J. Shorak
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/99442
Subjects:
Alcantara, Jay C.
Iraq War, 2003-2011--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Jay C. Alcantara Collection
(AFC/2001/001/99442), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-07-08
 

 

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