Hovinga, Joseph (Interview outline and video), 2015

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Title

Hovinga, Joseph (Interview outline and video), 2015

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Description

Joseph Hovinga was born in 1923 in Dorr, Michigan. He grew up in Grand Rapids, Michigan and enlisted in the Army in 1942. He trained at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania, and Fort Ord, California. He was sent to Hawaii and was assigned to H Company 32nd Infantry Regiment 7th Infantry Division. He saw action on Attu Island in the Aleutian Islands Campaign, on Kwajalein in the Marshall Islands Campaign, on Leyte in the Philippines, and on Okinawa.

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries. Allendale, Michigan

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

RHC-27_HovingaJ1733V

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2015

Citation

Hovinga, Joseph, “Hovinga, Joseph (Interview outline and video), 2015,” Digital Collections, accessed November 17, 2019, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/41229.
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