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Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr. Collection

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Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr.
State of Birth:
GA
Home State:
NC
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1946
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
168th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Camp Polk, Louisiana; Africa; Italy; Germany; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Kasserine Pass
Highest Rank
Major
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran joined ROTC in 1925 was appointed Cadet Second Lieutenant 1929, commissioned Second Lieutenant US Army 1933 and served active duty infantry 1941. Eugene Daniel was Chaplain US Army 1941-1945, Prisoner of War 1943-1945, received a Honorable Discharge 1946 and retired from the Army Reserve in 1970.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Speech
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Self-interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Contributor:
Eugene Lewis Daniel
Contributor:
Sallie Johnson
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.12668
Subjects:
Daniel Jr., Eugene Lewis
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Eugene Lewis Daniel, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.12668), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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