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James Hale
War: World War, 1939-1945; Korean War, 1950-1953
Branch: Army; Army
Unit: Company G, 357th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division; Company B, 2nd Engineering Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division
Service Location: European Theater; also: Korea
Rank: Private First Class; First Lieutenant
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Interview (Video)
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»Photo Album  (24 photos)
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 Official Documents
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»Copy of a topographical map of areas in Korea where Hale fought, with veteran's handwritten notes
 Other Materials
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 Memoirs (2 items)
War Experiences in World War II Korean War Experiences 
 Official Documents (8 items)
Certificate for completion of Rifleman training [1944] Honorable Discharge [7/2/1946] Honorable Discharge [9/30/1954]
Letter from Harry Truman, presented to troops upon the end of the war [1945] Copy of veteran's DD 214 (Report of Separation) from the Korean War Bronze Star Citation [1952]
Copy of veteran's DD 214 (Report of Separation) Separation Qualification Record [1946] 
 Other Materials (5 items)
Poem, "A Combat Soldier of World War II" Cpl. Donald E. Jarvinen's letter to First Sgt. Deebach [10/22/1952] German money with autographs of Nazi POWs charged with war crimes, Alfred Rosenberg and Arthur Seyss-Inquart
German money with signature of Nazi POW charged with war crimes, Hans Frank German money with signature of Nazi POW charged with war crimes, Alfred Jodl 

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