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Edgar Keats Collection

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Edgar Keats Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Edgar Keats
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1968
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
Amphibious Force, Pacific Fleet
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Tarawa Atoll (Gilbert Islands); Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Iwo Jima; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Tarawa, Saipan, Iwo Jima, Okinawa
Highest Rank
Rear Admiral
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran graduated from the Naval Academy in 1935.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Robert Patrick
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/111131
Subjects:
Keats, Edgar
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Edgar Keats Collection
(AFC/2001/001/111131), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-06-25
 

 

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