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John W. Close Collection

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John W. Close Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
John W. Close
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
KS
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
Submarine Service; V-12 Program
Location of Service
Great Lakes, Illinois; Newport, Rhode Island; San Diego, Advance Submarine School, California; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Warrensburg, Missouri; Iowa
Highest Rank
Torpedoman's Mate Third Class
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
John W. Close
Contributor:
Gary Swanson
Contributor:
Robert Babcock
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Americans Remembered, Inc.
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.09243
Subjects:
Close, John W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John W. Close Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.09243), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2014-11-10
 

 

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