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William M. McConahey, Jr. Collection

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William M. McConahey, Jr. Collection

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Name:
William M. McConahey, Jr.
State of Birth:
PA
 
 
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1945
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
2nd Battalion, 344th Infantry Regiment, 90th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
France; Germany; Czechoslovakia; European Theater
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
After the war, veteran joined the U.S. Army Reserve and became a Colonel. Veteran was a battalion surgeon in charge of an aid station close behind the front line in Normandy. Veteran was a doctor who joined the staff of the Mayo Clinic after his war-time service.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [2 items] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [7 items] --Photograph
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item]
Contributor:
William McConahey
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Mayo Clinic
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/1026
Subjects:
McConahey Jr., William M.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
William M. McConahey, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/1026), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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