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Solomon Fein Collection

Solomon Fein Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Solomon Fein
 
 
Home State:
CT
Note:
Veteran was born in Brussels, Belgium.
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:
1st Special Engineer Brigade; 90th Infantry Division; 301st Port Company, 518th Port Battalion, 38th Engineer Amphibious Regiment; 13th Major Port
Location of Service:
Fort Dix, New Jersey; Castle Island, Taunton, Massachusetts; Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania; Southampton, Cambridge, and London, England; Utah Beach, Normandy, Cherbourg, and Paris, France; Antwerp, Belgium; Wales; Scotland; Luxembourg; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion)
Highest Rank:
Technician Four
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [9 items] --Photographs
Interviewer:
Julie Schumacher
Contributor:
Julie Schumacher
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Middlebury Public Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/51123
Subjects:
Fein, Solomon
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Solomon Fein Collection
(AFC/2001/001/51123), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 12/4/2007

 

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