Gallert, Fred (Interview outline and video), 2015

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Title

Gallert, Fred (Interview outline and video), 2015

Contributor

Jones, Adam (Interviewer)

Description

Fred Gallert was born in Winnipeg, Canada on July 17, 1921. When he was two years old his family moved to Saint Joseph, Michigan and he grew up there. After the U.S. was dragged into WWII in 1941 he was drafted into the Army in June 1942 and received basic training at Fort Custer, Michigan. Due to a proficiency in the German language he was selected to work as an interpreter for German prisoners at prisoner of war camps in the United States. He was stationed at the prisoner of war camp at Fort Custer and later at the prisoner of war camp in Santa Anna, California. He was discharged in Santa Anna in November 1945.

Date

2015-05-05

Rights

Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries. Allendale, Michigan

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-27_GallertF1756V

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Text
Moving Image

Language

eng

Citation

Gallert, Fred Sr., “Gallert, Fred (Interview outline and video), 2015,” Digital Collections, accessed May 16, 2022, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/41030.
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