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Robert Spitze Collection

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Robert Spitze Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Spitze
State of Birth:
AR
Home State:
IL
Note:
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as European.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Other
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS LST 730 (Landing Ship Tank); USS LST 642; Navy Reserve
Location of Service:
Monticello, Arkansas; New York; Marshall Islands; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Philippines; Japan
Battles/Campaigns:
Iwo Jima, Okinawa, Japan, Occupation of Japan,
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [4 items] --Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Interviewer:
Jesse Phillippe
Contributor:
Mary Barrineau
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
WILL-AM-FM-TV
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/73277
Subjects:
Spitze, Robert
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Robert Spitze Collection
(AFC/2001/001/73277), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   10/7/2010

 

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