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Franklin Nicholson Collection

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Franklin Nicholson Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Franklin Nicholson
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1950
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
96th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank
Major
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Unknown
Service History Note
Veteran was severely wounded on Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands), where a mortar shell tore away part of his jaw.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] -- Electronic file of interview transcript
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Reference copy
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Reference copy
Manuscript: Correspondence [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] --
Manuscript: Maps [1 item] --
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] --
Manuscript: Memoirs [2 items] --
Photograph: Original photographic print [1 item] -- Photographs
Photograph: Copy photographic print [1 item] -- Photographs
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Contributor:
Franklin Nicholson
Contributor:
Patricia McClain
Contributor:
Gertrude Stephenson
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Contributor:
Melinda Cantrell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.712
Subjects:
Nicholson, Franklin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Franklin Nicholson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.712), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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