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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
Military 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
Contributor:
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: 2015-02-04
 

 

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