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Cecil Jesse Peart Collection

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Cecil Jesse Peart Collection

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Name:
Cecil Jesse Peart
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1938-1946
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
4th Marine Regiment
Location of Service
China; Bataan and Manila (Philippines); Japan; Korea; Manchukuo; Corregidor Island (Philippines)
Battles/Campaigns
Bataan, Corregidor
Highest Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 3
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
Veteran was captured by the Japanese in the fall of Corregidor, and was a prisoner of war (POW) in the Bilibid Prison, Manila.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item] --
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] --
Contributor:
Cecil Jesse Peart
Contributor:
Cecil Peart
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.1205
Subjects:
Peart, Cecil Jesse
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Cecil Jesse Peart Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.1205), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 6/25/2013
 

 

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