Interview with Robert G. Haney, April 15, 1987

Project: American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project

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Robert G. Haney served as a radio operator with the 150th Armored Signal Company of the 10th Armored Division. He participated in the Battle of the Bulge at Bastogne, Belgium, where the American forces were completely surrounded by Germans. Haney describes near-constant artillery and mortar fire, including a direct hit on the building where his team was quartered. He recalls his elation at an air-drop of supplies, and at the arrival of General George Patton and the 4th Armored Division. Haney also talks about traveling through Germany near the end of the war and seeing the Dachau concentration camp after its liberation.

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1987oh059_ww077

Interviewee Name

Robert G. Haney

Interviewer Name

Arthur L. Kelly

Interview Date

1987-04-15

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Haney, Robert G. Interview by Arthur L. Kelly. 15 Apr. 1987. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Haney, R.G. (1987, April 15). Interview by A. L. Kelly. American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Haney, Robert G., interview by Arthur L. Kelly. April 15, 1987, American Veterans: World War Two Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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