Pete Harden
grew up in Brooklyn, New York. He was inducted into the U.S. Army in 1942, and was assigned to the Medical Corps. He was trained as a surgical technician at Fort Benjamin Harrison, in Indianapolis, Indiana. In late spring of 1944, he was attached to a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, and deployed to the European Theater, landing at Edinburgh, Scotland. 
   Harden was billeted with a family in Kidderminster, England until June 12, when his unit was dispatched to Normandy. He served as a medic on battlefields in France, Belgium, Holland and Germany. Harden returned to New York City at the end of the war. 

Transcript Number 086
Title: Peter Harden: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Peter Harden
Interviewer: Paul Zarbock
Date of Interview: September 28, 2001
Location of Interview: Wilmington, N.C.
Description: 1 Mini-DVCassette Tape; sd., col.
+ VHS Cassette Tape
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience