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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
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified
Note
Original collection material is also retained at the Atlanta History Center, Atlanta, Georgia.

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military 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
The 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: 2015-03-06
 

 

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