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Herman John Prager, Jr. Collection

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Herman John Prager, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Herman John Prager, Jr.
State of Birth:
LA
Home State:
LA
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Sperry (AS 12); USS Kingfish (SS 234)
Location of Service:
Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Guam (Mariana Islands); Iwo Jima; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Iwo Jima, Okinawa
Highest Rank:
Motor Machinist's Mate Second Class
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Cold War
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1946-1951
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
Naval Reserve
Highest Rank:
Engineman Second Class
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Computer File: DVD [0 item] --Electronic file of manuscript
Interviewer:
Jack Sigler
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80812
Subjects:
Prager Jr., Herman John
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Herman John Prager, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80812), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/18/2011

 

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