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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
Military 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
Military 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
Military 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.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

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
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Legacies: Stories from the Second World War
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
 
 

 

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