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Jerry Battles Land Collection

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Jerry Battles Land Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jerry Battles Land
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
FL
Note:
Original collection material is retained at the Amelia Island Museum of History, Fernandina Beach, Florida.
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1948-1952
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
Composite aircraft squadron (VC) 6; Navy fighter squadron (VF) 112; 327th Anti Aircraft Artillery Battalion
Location of Service:
San Diego, California; Patuxent River, Maryland; Morocco; Arkansas
Highest Rank:
Aviation Electrician's Mate Third Class
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran served in the National Guard until 8/1956.

Collection Information (Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Unknown
Contributor:
Donald Hill
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Amelia Island Museum of History
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/71026
Subjects:
Land, Jerry Battles
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Jerry Battles Land Collection
(AFC/2001/001/71026), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Amelia Island Museum of History
 
 

 

Last Edit:   6/21/2010

 

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