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Charles Summers Stevenson Collection

Charles Summers Stevenson Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Charles Summers Stevenson
State of Birth:
MD
Home State:
DC
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
B Medical Company, 2nd Medical Battalion, 2nd Marine Division; USS Thomas Jefferson
Location of Service:
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Boston, Massachusetts; St. Albans Naval Hospital, New York; Tinian and Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Nagasaki, Japan
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant Commander
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
Veteran was one of the first American physicians to enter Nagasaki, Japan, after the Atomic Bomb was dropped.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Clippings [13 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [5 items] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item] --Handwritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [6 items] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [5 items] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [4 items] --Typewritten document
Photograph: Photographic print [96 items] --Photographs
Photograph: Duplicate [4 items] --Photographs
Photograph: Negatives [10 items] --Photographs
Artifact: Artifact [5 items] --Postcard
Contributor:
Frances Stevenson
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/69366
Subjects:
Stevenson, Charles Summers
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Charles Summers Stevenson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/69366), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 8/26/2013

 

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