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 Subject
Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

James R. Pemberton papers

 Collection — Box Single Folder Collections - 2001 Box, Folder: 01.0476 - Folder 1
Identifier: 01.0476
Scope and Contents

The James R. Pemberton oral history interview transcript includes his time as a sergeant in the 103rd Infantry Division, 410th Regiment, Company K, 3rd Platoon, 3rd Squadron. He served as an engineer in France, Germany, and Austria from 1943-1945 and participated at D-Day and Battle of the Bulge. He documents his experiences during the war in regards to his military training, losing friends, taking German prisoners, how he earned his Bronze Star Medal, specific events in which he participated, and his pre/post-war activities.

Dates: Created: 1942-2000; Other: Majority of material found within 1942-1945; Other: Date acquired: 09/27/2001