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Longshaw Kraus Porritt Collection

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Longshaw Kraus Porritt Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Longshaw Kraus Porritt
State of Birth:
CT
Home State:
CT
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1914-1918
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1917-1919
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
American Ambulance Field Service
Location of Service:
France; Italy
Battles/Campaigns:
Verdun, Piave, Vittorio-Veneto
Highest Rank:
First Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
World War, 1914-1918
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1917-1917
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Corsair (SP 159); Naval Aviation Service
Location of Service:
Connecticut; Atlantic Ocean; Bay of Biscay, France; Lacunae, France; Brest, France
Highest Rank:
Quartermaster Third Class
Prisoner of War:
No

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Civilian papers (certificates, forms, wills, etc) [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [4 items] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Creative works [9 items] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [7 items]
Manuscript: Printed matter [18 items] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Artifact: Artifact photocopy or scan [17 items] --Other
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] --Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Photograph: Copy photographic print [272 items] --Photographs
Contributor:
Eileen Hurst
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/86295
Subjects:
Porritt, Longshaw Kraus
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Longshaw Kraus Porritt Collection
(AFC/2001/001/86295), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/17/2014

 

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