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Richard James Briggs Collection

Richard James Briggs Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard James Briggs
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
MA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Alfred A. Cunningham (DD 752)
Location of Service
Sampson, New York; Brooklyn, New York; Bainbridge, Maryland; Norfolk, Virginia; Atlantic; Pacific; Leyte Gulf (Philippines); Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); China; Korea
Highest Rank
Pharmacist's Mate Second Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Reference copy
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Peter Giftos
Interviewer:
John W. Ostresh
Interviewer:
Richard Nicholas
Contributor:
Sue Jacobs
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Dalton Council on Aging
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/37279
Subjects:
Briggs, Richard James
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Richard James Briggs Collection
(AFC/2001/001/37279), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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