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William G. Orme Collection

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William G. Orme Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William G. Orme
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Note:
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as "Native American/French/German."
Gender:
Male
Race:
Other
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1945
Branch of Service:
Navy
Location of Service:
United States; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Africa
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant Commander
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran served in a bomb disposal unit.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [4 items] --Photographs
Interviewer:
Gail Lowry
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/16551
Subjects:
Orme, William G.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
William G. Orme Collection
(AFC/2001/001/16551), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   3/7/2005

 

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