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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
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
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)

Interviewer:
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:   9/22/2011

 

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