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Arthur R. Voorhees Collection

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Arthur R. Voorhees Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Arthur R. Voorhees
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Macomb (DD 458); USS Earle (DD 635)
Location of Service
Sampson, New York; Sasebo, Japan; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Guam (Mariana Islands); Atlantic Ocean; Pacific Ocean; Mediterranean Sea
Battles/Campaigns
Okinawa, Southern France
Highest Rank
Seaman First Class
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Copy photographic print [2 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Thomas Born
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/113867
Subjects:
Voorhees, Arthur R.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Arthur R. Voorhees Collection
(AFC/2001/001/113867), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-12-03
 

 

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