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Frederick Lawrence Abel Collection

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Frederick Lawrence Abel Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Frederick Lawrence Abel
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1954
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
Supply Depot, USS Des Moines
Location of Service
New Hebrides; Connecticut; California
Highest Rank
Chief Storekeeper
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was a selective volunteer and both enlisted and was drafted.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Unit of Service
USS Des Moines, 6th Fleet

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Photograph: Digital print [14 items] --
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [7 items] --
Manuscript: Printed matter [4 items] --
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] --
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] --
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Interviewer:
John Winkle
Contributor:
David Dreier
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/David Dreier
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/31821
Subjects:
Abel, Frederick Lawrence
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Frederick Lawrence Abel Collection
(AFC/2001/001/31821), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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