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Connie Rose Spinks Collection

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Connie Rose Spinks Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Connie Rose Spinks
State of Birth:
NC
Home State:
TX
Gender:
Female
Race:
Black or African American

War or Conflict:
Persian Gulf War Era, 1990-2001
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
2000-?
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
426th Civil Affairs Battalion
Location of Service:
North Carolina; Korea; Iraq
Highest Rank:
Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Sergeant Spinks suffered severe burns to her face, arms and legs as well as broken bones from a suicide bomber attack in Mosel, Iraq.

War or Conflict:
Afghanistan and Iraq Wars, 2001-present
Status:
Veteran
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [6 items] --Photographs
Interviewer:
Kathleen Scott
Contributor:
Margaret Reborchuk
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Women In Military Service For America Memorial Foundation, Inc. (WIMSA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/46666
Subjects:
Spinks, Connie Rose
Persian Gulf War Era, 1990-2001--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Afghanistan and Iraq Wars, 2001-present--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Connie Rose Spinks Collection
(AFC/2001/001/46666), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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