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Severo K. Guerrero, Jr. Collection

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Severo K. Guerrero, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Severo K. Guerrero, Jr.
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
AZ
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1941-1948
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
9901st TSU-SGO Detachment, Medical Corps
Location of Service:
Philippines; Camp Lee, Virginia; Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC; Camp Detrick, Maryland; Chicago, Illinois
Highest Rank:
Major
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
Veteran, a United States (US) citizen by birth, resided in the Philippines during World War II. From 1941-1945, he was active as a Filipino-American Guerrilla, fighting against the Japanese Occupation. He returned to the US in mid-1945, was drafted into the US Army, then on 12/12/1945 he enlisted into the regular Army so he could pursue his medical studies at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Creative works [1 item]
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item]
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Audio: CD [0 item] --Reference copy
Audio: CD [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
Unknown Interviewer
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Freemont Junior High School
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/10813
Subjects:
Guerrero Jr., Severo K.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Severo K. Guerrero, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/10813), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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