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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
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
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
Status:
Veteran
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item]
Audio: CD [1 item] --Reference copy
Audio: CD [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
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:   2/22/2013

 

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