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Arden A. Rowley Collection

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Arden A. Rowley Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Arden A. Rowley
State of Birth:
AZ
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1948-1953
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
76th Engineer Construction Battalion; Company A, 2nd Engineer Combat Battalion, 2nd Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Ord, California; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Fort Lewis, Washington; Korea
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran served in all ten Korean War campaigns until he became a prisoner of war (POW) for 33 months. He was a prisoner of war (POW) from 12/01/1950 to 08/18/1953.

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1956-1974
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
480th Field Artillery Battalion, Arizona Army National Guard
Location of Service
Fort Sill, Oklahoma; Arizona
Highest Rank
Major
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Speech
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Home movie footage
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biography [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Book [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Video: Digital Betacam [1 item] -- Digitized Copy
Manuscript: Book [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Book [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Book [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Book [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Contributor:
unknown interviewer
Contributor:
Arden Rowley
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/34440
Subjects:
Rowley, Arden A.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Arden A. Rowley Collection
(AFC/2001/001/34440), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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