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John Herbert Armstrong Collection

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John Herbert Armstrong Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Herbert Armstrong
State of Birth:
OH
Home State:
OH
Gender
Male
Race
White

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
USS LCI 579 (Landing Craft Infantry)
Location of Service
New Zealand; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Tarawa Atoll (Gilbert Islands); San Diego, California; Puget Sound, Washington; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Pharmacist's Mate Second Class
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran also served in 2nd Marine Division.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [2 items] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
Thomas Swope
Contributor:
Thomas Swope
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Legacies: Stories from the Second World War
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/27519
Subjects:
Armstrong, John Herbert
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John Herbert Armstrong Collection
(AFC/2001/001/27519), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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