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Norman Philip Swaney Collection

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Norman Philip Swaney Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Norman Philip Swaney
State of Birth:
OH
Home State:
OH
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
F Company, 502nd Regiment, 101st Airborne Division
Location of Service
Camp Wolters, Texas; Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; England; Normandy, France
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Operation Market Garden
Highest Rank
Corporal
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Yes

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Type of Resource:
Photograph: Copy photographic print [2 items] --
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] --
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
Thomas Swope
Contributor:
Thomas Swope
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Legacies: Stories from the Second World War
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/23453
Subjects:
Swaney, Norman Philip
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Norman Philip Swaney Collection
(AFC/2001/001/23453), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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