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Franklin Nicholson Collection

Franklin Nicholson Collection

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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
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
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
Interviewer:
Patricia McClain
Interviewer:
Gertrude Stephenson
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Transcriber:
Melinda Cantrell
Transcriber Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/712
Subjects:
Nicholson, Franklin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Franklin Nicholson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/712), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013

 

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