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William Henry Phillips Collection

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William Henry Phillips Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
William Henry Phillips
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
CT
Note:
Original collection material is held at Central Connecticut State University.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1963-1971
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Special Forces
Location of Service:
Fort Jackson, South Carolina; Fort Gordon and Fort Benning, Georgia; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; Vietnam; Panama
Highest Rank:
E-6
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
The Veteran served three tours in Vietnam and was wounded five times. He also served one tour with the 8th Special Forces Group in Panama.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Creative works [2 items] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] --Portrait
Video: DVD [1 item] --Reference copy
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Eileen Hurst
Contributor:
Eileen Hurst
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
Transcriber:
Leslie H. Hodges-Fox
Transcriber Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/64388
Subjects:
Phillips, William Henry
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
William Henry Phillips Collection
(AFC/2001/001/64388), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   5/21/2013

 

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