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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
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified
Note
Original collection material is held at Central Connecticut State University.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military 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
Service Related Injury
Yes
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
Contributor:
Eileen Hurst
Contributor:
Eileen Hurst
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
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: 2015-03-19
 

 

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