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John Henry Parker, Jr. Collection

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John Henry Parker, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Henry Parker, Jr.
State of Birth:
FL
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
?-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VR-6 (Transport Squadron); VR-2; VR-8; VPB-116 (Patrol Bombing Squadron)
Location of Service
North Atlantic; Pacific
Highest Rank
Lieutenant
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran transported American prisoners of war (POW) to hospitals and also served as a flight instructor.

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80136
Subjects:
Parker Jr., John Henry
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John Henry Parker, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80136), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2011-09-22
 

 

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