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Jim Ralph Beigh Collection

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Jim Ralph Beigh Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Jim Ralph Beigh
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
WA
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1939-1945
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Memphis-IV; USS Wright, Seaplane Tender (AV)-1; USS Breckenridge; USS Estes, Amphibious Force Flagship (AGC)-12; Air Squadron 12
Location of Service:
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Pensacola, Florida (photography school); Maine; San Francisco; Philippines
Highest Rank:
Chief Aerial Photographer
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
Air Squadron 12 was also known as the Blimp Squadron. As of 1/11/1942, veteran served as Petty Officer Photo, Third Class.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [3 items]
Interviewer:
Edna Fund
Contributor:
Margo Eytinge
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Timberland Regional Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/32480
Subjects:
Beigh, Jim Ralph
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Jim Ralph Beigh Collection
(AFC/2001/001/32480), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/10/2014

 

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