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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
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military 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
Service Related Injury
None
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
Contributor:
Alexandria Bissett
Contributor:
Villu Tari
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
"The History Show"/Chelmsford Telemedia
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/07706
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/2001/001/07706), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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