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William G. Adair Collection

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William G. Adair Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William G. Adair
State of Birth:
AL
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1940-1947
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment
Location of Service
Philippines; Fort Benning, Georgia
Battles/Campaigns
Bataan
Highest Rank
Major
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The Veteran served as a battalion commander and assistant provost marshal.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Contributor:
James Wilson
Contributor:
Barbara Hill
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
AARP, Texas
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/26782
Subjects:
Adair, William G.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
William G. Adair Collection
(AFC/2001/001/26782), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2014-10-08
 

 

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