Skip Navigation and Jump to Page Content    The Library of Congress >> American Folklife Center  
Veterans History Project (Library of Congress) ABOUT  
SEARCH/BROWSE  
HELP  
COPYRIGHT  
Home » Full Description

Joseph Peter Vaghi Collection

{ }
Joseph Peter Vaghi Collection

Biographical Information

thumbnail of Vaghi, Joseph Peter
Name:
Joseph Peter Vaghi
State of Birth:
CT
Home State:
MD
Note:
Veteran’s biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Italian.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Other
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1944-1951
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Neshoba (APA 216); 6th Naval Beach Battalion
Location of Service:
Notre Dame, Indiana; Boston, Massachusetts; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Radford, Virginia; England; Omaha Beach, Normandy, France; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Philippines; Japan
Battles/Campaigns:
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion) Omaha Beach, Okinawa
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant Commander
Prisoner of War:
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [2 items] --Oral history interview
Video: DVD [2 items] --Reference copy
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Brien Williams
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/44465
Subjects:
Vaghi, Joseph Peter
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Joseph Peter Vaghi Collection
(AFC/2001/001/44465), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

Home » Full Description
  The Library of Congress  >> American Folklife Center
  October 26, 2011
  Legal | External Link Disclaimer Need Help?   
Contact Us