Birmingham Jr., Roy O.

Item

Title

Birmingham Jr., Roy O.

Performer

Roy O. Birmingham Jr.

Interviewer

Joyce Williams, Greg Lyon

Description

Roy Birmingham, Jr. was born in Dayton, Ohio on December 21, 1928. He was nearly 22 years of age when he was drafted in 1950. After basic training and specialized training, Roy was assigned to the 8th Army Headquarters (EUSAK) Signal Corp. He spent time in Taegu and Yeondeungpo, Korea. Roy obtained the rank of Sergeant First Class before he was discharged in 1952. Roy currently lives in the Fox Run Living Center, in Novi, Michigan.

Date Span

1950-1952
Dates of Service

Subject

Drafted; United States Army; Headquarters, 8th Army; Signal Supply; Korean War, 1950-1953; Korea; Sergeant First Class

Publisher

Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Collection Location

1/11
https://memory.loc.gov/diglib/vhp/bib/loc.natlib.afc2001001.58423

Spatial Coverage

Korea

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