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Benjamin Alvarado Collection

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Benjamin Alvarado Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Benjamin Alvarado
State of Birth:
KS
Home State:
MO
Gender:
Male
Race:
Hispanic
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1945
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
G Company, 16th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, V Corps, 1st Army; G Company, 317th Infantry Regiment, 80th Infantry Division, XII Corps, 3rd Army; 129th Military Police
Location of Service:
Camp Fannin (basic training) and Camp Howze, Texas; England; France; Germany
Battles/Campaigns:
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion)
Highest Rank:
Private
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran also served in the 123rd Army Air Force Base Unit.

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Type of Resource:
Photograph: Digital print [5 items]
Computer File: CD [1 item] --Electronic file of photograph
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [2 items] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item]
Video: DVD [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
Ronald Behm
Contributor:
Evie Bresette
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Archives - Central Plains Region
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/32448
Subjects:
Alvarado, Benjamin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Benjamin Alvarado Collection
(AFC/2001/001/32448), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/10/2014

 

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