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Tony James Gellepis Collection

Tony James Gellepis Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Tony James Gellepis
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
CA
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1939-1942
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
USS Vega (AK 17)
Location of Service:
San Diego, California; Portsmouth, Virginia; Alaska; Washington; Hawaii; Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Pearl Harbor
Highest Rank:
Fireman Second Class
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1945
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Merchant Marine
Unit of Service:
Langdon; Vitus Bering
Location of Service:
Panama Canal Zone; Charleston, South Carolina; Africa; Solomon Islands; Marshall Islands
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] --Electronic file of manuscript
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Robin Sellers
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82280
Subjects:
Gellepis, Tony James
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Merchant Marine.
Cite as:
Tony James Gellepis Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82280), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 3/16/2012

 

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