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Richard Oliver Young Collection

Richard Oliver Young Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Richard Oliver Young
State of Birth:
LA
Home State:
VA
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1940-1945
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Worden (DD 352); USS Laub (DD 613)
Location of Service:
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Coral Sea; Midway; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Pacific Theater; Sicily, Italy; European Theater; Mediterranean Sea
Battles/Campaigns:
Pearl Harbor, Coral Sea, Midway, Guadalcanal, Sicily
Highest Rank:
Shipfitter Third Class
Prisoner of War:
No

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] --Television broadcast
Manuscript: Clippings [2 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [6 items] --Photographs
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Thomas Young
Contributor:
Thomas Young
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/49970
Subjects:
Young, Richard Oliver
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Richard Oliver Young Collection
(AFC/2001/001/49970), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 9/25/2013

 

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