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Merlyn Emerson Hoover Collection

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Merlyn Emerson Hoover Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Merlyn Emerson Hoover
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1945-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Battery A, 117th Field Artillery Battalion
Location of Service
South Pacific
Battles/Campaigns
Mindanao
Highest Rank
Private First Class
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Contributor:
Merlyn Hoover
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/77281
Subjects:
Hoover, Merlyn Emerson
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Merlyn Emerson Hoover Collection
(AFC/2001/001/77281), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2011-06-08
 

 

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