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Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr. Collection

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Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr.
State of Birth:
GA
Home State:
NC
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1941-1946
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
168th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Camp Polk, Louisiana; Africa; Italy; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Kasserine Pass
Highest Rank:
Major
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
The veteran joined ROTC in 1925 was appointed Cadet Second Lieutenant 1929, commissioned Second Lieutenant US Army 1933 and served active duty infantry 1941. Eugene Daniel was Chaplain US Army 1941-1945, Prisoner of War 1943-1945, received a Honorable Discharge 1946 and retired from the Army Reserve in 1970.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Speech
Video: VHS [1 item] --Self-interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] --Typewritten document
Contributor:
Sallie Johnson
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/12668
Subjects:
Daniel Jr., Eugene Lewis
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cite as:
Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/12668), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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