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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
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified
Note
Original material is held at the Clark County Public Library in Winchester, Kentucky.

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
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
Contributor:
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: 2005-11-25
 

 

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