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Bill Minor Cooper Collection

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Bill Minor Cooper Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Bill Minor Cooper
State of Birth:
TN
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1941-1946
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Unit of Service:
USS Fulton (AS 11); USS Greenling (SS 213); USS Sculpin (SS 191)
Location of Service:
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Japan
Battles/Campaigns:
Midway
Highest Rank:
Quartermaster First Class
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
Veteran was a POW in Yokohama, Japan

Collection Information (Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Jason Jewell
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/77844
Subjects:
Cooper, Bill Minor
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cite as:
Bill Minor Cooper Collection
(AFC/2001/001/77844), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
 
 

 

Last Edit:   6/27/2011

 

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