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Gerald McCarthy Collection

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Gerald McCarthy Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Gerald McCarthy
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
IN
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1949-1978
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Lowry (Destroyer)
Location of Service
New London, Connecticut; Pearl Harbor; Charleston, South Carolina; United States Naval Academy, Maryland; Naval War College, Rhode Island; Pentagon; Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps (NROTC) at Purdue
Highest Rank
Captain
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran also served on the following submarines: USS Sea Robin (SS 407), USS Trout (SS 566), USS Remora (SS 487), USS Tusk (SS 426)

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Contributor:
Susan Brouillette
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/31546
Subjects:
McCarthy, Gerald
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Gerald McCarthy Collection
(AFC/2001/001/31546), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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