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Charles Thomas Hamilton Collection

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Charles Thomas Hamilton Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Charles Thomas Hamilton
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1948-?
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Cabot (CVL 28); USS Tarawa (CV 40); USS Randolph (CV 15)
Location of Service
Europe; Naval Training Center (NTC), Bainbridge, Maryland; Pensacola, Florida; Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, Pennsylvania; Quonset Point, Rhode Island; Norfolk, Virginia; Mayport, Florida;
Battles/Campaigns
Cuban Missile Crisis
Highest Rank
Boiler Technician First Class
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran served as an instructor, engine officer, and docking officer.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
?-1968
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Saratoga (CV 60)
Location of Service
Korea; Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, Pennsylvania; China
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade, Limited Duty Officer
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] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Contributor:
Thomas Banit
Contributor:
Frank Lautenberg
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Frank Lautenberg
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/83555
Subjects:
Hamilton, Charles Thomas
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Charles Thomas Hamilton Collection
(AFC/2001/001/83555), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2012-07-03
 

 

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