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John Perry Richardson Collection

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John Perry Richardson Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
John Perry Richardson
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
MA
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1946
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Guitarro (SS 363)
Location of Service:
Naval Training Station Great Lakes, Illinois; Submarine School, New London, Connecticut; New York; Manitowoc, Wisconsin; Boston, Massachusetts; Pacific; Australia; New Guinea; Hunters Point, California; South China Sea
Highest Rank:
Fire Controlman
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1950-1952
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Trumpetfish (SS 425)
Location of Service:
Key West, Florida
Highest Rank:
Fire Controlman
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Veteran signed-up for in-active reserves for two years as a fire control on Submarine.

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Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] --Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
Alexandria Bissett
Contributor:
Villu Tari
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
"The History Show"/Chelmsford Telemedia
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/7706
Subjects:
Richardson, John Perry
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John Perry Richardson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/7706), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/10/2014

 

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