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James Leland Jackson Collection

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James Leland Jackson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
James Leland Jackson
State of Birth:
GA
Home State:
GA
Note:
Original collection material is also retained at the Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1940-?
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
13th Mine Division
Location of Service:
Tokyo Bay, Japan
Highest Rank:
Commander
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran's military service began before Pearl Harbor attack; he placed mines along the Florida coast.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Hayden Pace
Contributor:
Gordon Jones
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlanta History Center
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/43058
Subjects:
Jackson, James Leland
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
James Leland Jackson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/43058), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/20/2007

 

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