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Jacob Wendell Beck Collection

Jacob Wendell Beck Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jacob Wendell Beck
State of Birth:
NE
 
 
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1945-1946
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
SS Mormacsea; SS Sheepshead Bay Victory; SS General William M. Black
Location of Service:
Pacific Theater; European Theater
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran served as a Chaplain aboard Army troop transport ships.

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1951-1952
Unit of Service:
3rd Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Korea
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item]
Manuscript: Biographical information [3 items]
Contributor:
Martha Beck
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/29210
Subjects:
Beck, Jacob Wendell
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Jacob Wendell Beck Collection
(AFC/2001/001/29210), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013

 

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