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Carl E. Hines Korean War collection

Carl E. Hines Korean War Collection

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Finding aid for the Carl E. Hines Korean War Collection

KWP.73

Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
100 Rock Street
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
(501) 320-5700



Repository: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Creator:Hines, Carl E., 1929-
Title: Carl E. Hines Korean War Collection
Dates: 1949-2011
Quantity: 0.21 Linear feet
Abstract:This collection contains an oral history interview with Carl E. Hines from February 23, 2011, as well as photographs and documents related to his military service.
Identification: KWP.73
Language: English

Arrangement

This collection is arranged topically and chronologically.


Scope and Contents

The collection is a part of an ongoing Butler Center for Arkansas Studies project titled FORGOTTEN: The Arkansas Korean War Project. This initiative seeks to record the experiences of Arkansas's Korean War veterans through collection of documents, photographs, and oral history interviews.

This collection contains an oral history interview with Carl E. Hines from February 23, 2011, as well as photographs and documents related to his military service.


Biographical Information

Carl E. Hines was born in Sweet Home, Arkansas, in 1929, and enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1949, at the age of twenty. He served in the Korean War for approximately one year as a corporal in the 24th Infantry Regiment, a segregated African-American unit. Hines served as a truck driver for his unit and spent most of his time hauling supplies and casualties. He later drove a jeep for the colonel of the regiment.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Hines, Carl E., 1929-
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- United States.
Korean War, 1950-1953.
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 25th.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access, except where noted.

Restrictions on Use

Non-circulating, in-house use only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Carl E. Hines Korean War Collectin, KWP.73, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute

Acquisition Information

Donated by Carl E. Hines, February 23, 2011


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