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Franklin Snowden Collection

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Franklin Snowden Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Franklin Snowden
State of Birth:
KY
Home State:
KY
Note:
Original material is held at the Clark County Public Library in Winchester, Kentucky.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1945
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Company C, 714th Tank Battalion
Location of Service:
Camp Campbell, Kentucky; France; Germany; Europe
Highest Rank:
Private First Class
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
During interview, veteran discusses crossing the Rhine River in Germany and traveling 80 miles a day, fighting light battles, going to Berlin, General Patton and Camp Lucky Strike.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Ernest Snowden
Contributor:
Julie Maruskin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Clark County Public Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/32144
Subjects:
Snowden, Franklin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Franklin Snowden Collection
(AFC/2001/001/32144), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/25/2005

 

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