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Robert O. Williams Collection

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Robert O. Williams Collection

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Name:
Robert O. Williams
 
 
Home State:
NY
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1931-1961
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
121st Cavalry; Anti-tank Company, 101st; 602nd Tank Destroyer Battalion; 813th Tank Destroyer Battalion; 5th Tank Destroyer Group
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Gordon, Georgia; Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas; Fort Hood, Texas; Camp Devans, Massachusetts; Camp Edwards, Massachusetts; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Battle of the Bulge
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
enlisted
Location of Service
Korea
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
enlisted
Highest Rank
Lieutenant
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown
Service History Note
The Veteran served during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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Type of Resource:
Video: VHS-C [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Copy photographic print [3 items] -- Photographs
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
Robert O. Williams
Contributor:
Linda Davis
Contributor:
Helen Casey
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Delaware County Historical Association
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.17161
Subjects:
Williams, Robert O.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Robert O. Williams Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.17161), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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