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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
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
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
Interviewer:
Brenda Breter
Contributor:
Bertran Wallace
Transcriber:
Marcy L. Konzak
Transcriber Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/1649
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/2001/001/1649), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/10/2014

 

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