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John Bucrees Buckles Collection

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John Bucrees Buckles Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Bucrees Buckles
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
IL
Note:
This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1944-1946
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
Amphibian Corps
Location of Service:
Norfolk, Virginia; Panama Canal; Great Lakes, Illinois
Highest Rank:
Seaman First Class
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Served on LST-401.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item]
Interviewer:
Michael Buscher
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/13041
Subjects:
Buckles, John Bucrees
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John Bucrees Buckles Collection
(AFC/2001/001/13041), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   10/18/2004

 

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