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Joseph K. Leary Collection

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Joseph K. Leary Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Joseph K. Leary
State of Birth:
MD
Home State:
MD
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1946
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
Photographic Interpretation Squadron II (Interpron II)
Location of Service:
College Park, Maryland; Virginia; Iowa; Glenview Air Base, Illinois; Kwajalein Island (Marshall Islands); Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands);Guam (Mariana Islands); Pacific Theater
Highest Rank:
Photographer's Mate First Class
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1950-1952
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Bryce Canyon (AD 36)
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

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Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] --Oral history interview
Photograph: Original photographic print [48 items] --Photographs
Manuscript: Clippings [4 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [3 items] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Creative works [7 items] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] --Typewritten document
Artifact: Artifact [4 items] --Foreign currency
Computer File: Floppy Disk [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Interviewer:
Chester Barton
Contributor:
Chester Barton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Legion Post 174, (Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Post)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/15804
Subjects:
Leary, Joseph K.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Joseph K. Leary Collection
(AFC/2001/001/15804), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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