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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
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
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
Contributor:
Robert Spitze
Contributor:
Jesse Phillippe
Contributor:
Mary Barrineau
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
WILL-AM-FM-TV
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.73277
Subjects:
Spitze, Robert
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Robert Spitze Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.73277), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 10/7/2010
 

 

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