Horanzy, Alexander

Alexander Horanzy

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Oral History Session #1
January 14, 2014
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Shaun Illingworth
Transcript Production Team:
Shaun Illingworth
Alexander R. Horanzy
Recommended Citation:
Horanzy, Alexander R. Oral History Interview, January 14, 2014, by Shaun Illingworth, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).
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Alexander Horanzy's family immigrated to Philadelphia in 1916.  He joined the Army in July of 1939 when he was seventeen years old.  He was assigned to the assigned to Schofield Barracks, north of Pearl Harbor when the attack on Pearl Harbor took place.  He then served for four years in the Pacific Theater and was discharged in 1945 when he contracted malaria overseas.