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Henry W. Andrasovsky Collection

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Henry W. Andrasovsky Collection

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Name:
Henry W. Andrasovsky
State of Birth:
OH
Home State:
CA
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1941-1972
Entrance into Service:
enlisted
Branch of Service:
Marine Corps
Unit of Service:
A Company, 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
Location of Service:
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); New Guinea; Peleliu Island (Palau)
Highest Rank:
Gunnery Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran was wounded twice on Peleliu.

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Entrance into Service:
enlisted
Unit of Service:
A Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
Location of Service:
Chosin and Seoul, Korea
Battles/Campaigns:
Inchon Landing, Operation Killer
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

War or Conflict:
Cold War
Status:
Veteran
Entrance into Service:
enlisted
Unit of Service:
Fleet Reserve
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
Veteran served in the Fleet Reserve from 7/1/1961 to 1/1972.

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] --Reference copy
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] --Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] --Electronic file of photograph(s)
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Thomas Swope
Contributor:
Thomas Swope
Transcriber:
Kristen Krakofsky
Transcriber Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/23434
Subjects:
Andrasovsky, Henry W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives

Cold War--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Henry W. Andrasovsky Collection
(AFC/2001/001/23434), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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