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Robert E. Jackson Collection

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Robert E. Jackson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert E. Jackson
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
289th Infantry Regiment, 75th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri; Camp Breckenridge, Kentucky; New York; Wales; England; France; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Battle of the Bulge
Highest Rank:
Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1947-1951
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Marine Corps
Unit of Service:
5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
Location of Service:
Camp Pendleton, California; North Carolina; Japan; South Korea
Highest Rank:
Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DAT [1 item] --Oral history interview
Photograph: Original photographic print [1 item] --Photograph
Interviewer:
Elizabeth Elsener
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/2667
Subjects:
Jackson, Robert E.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Robert E. Jackson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/2667), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   12/17/2002

 

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