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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
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
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
Interviewer:
Thomas Swope
Contributor:
Thomas Swope
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:   2/22/2013

 

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