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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
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
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/2001/001/01026
Subjects:
McConahey Jr., William M.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
William M. McConahey, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/01026), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2013-02-22
 

 

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