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Elwood Burton Gerrits Collection

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Elwood Burton Gerrits Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Elwood Burton Gerrits
State of Birth:
SD
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
256th Naval Construction Battalion (NCB Seabees)
Location of Service
Oaknoll, California; Treasure Island, California; Hawaii; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Pharmacist's Mate Third Class
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Contributor:
Elwood Burton Gerrits
Contributor:
Steve Estes
Contributor:
Lara Ballard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Veterans for Equal Rights (AVER)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.20883
Subjects:
Gerrits, Elwood Burton
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Elwood Burton Gerrits Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.20883), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 8/7/2007
 

 

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