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Bertran F. Wallace Collection

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Bertran F. Wallace Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Bertran F. Wallace
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1978
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Battalion and Prisoner of War (POW) Command, 743rd Military Police Detachment, Military Police Corps
Location of Service
Fort Riley, Kansas; Fort Devens, Massachusetts; North Africa; Italy; New York; Korea
Highest Rank
Major
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran worked as a Copy Cutter for the Army newspaper, "Stars and Stripes".

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1978
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Battalion and Prisoner of War (POW) Command, 743rd Military Police
Location of Service
Koje-do Island, Korea
Highest Rank
Major
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [2 items] -- Reference copy
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] --
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] -- Electronic file of interview transcript
Video: Digital Betacam [1 item] -- Digitized Copy
Contributor:
Brenda Breter
Contributor:
Bertran Wallace
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/01649
Subjects:
Wallace, Bertran F.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Bertran F. Wallace Collection
(AFC/2001/001/01649), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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