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Robert James Crandall Collection

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Robert James Crandall Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert James Crandall
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
IL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
Naval Armed Guard (NAG)
Location of Service
Great Lakes, Illinois; Battle Creek, Michigan; Los Angeles, California; England; North Atlantic; North Africa; New Caledonia; Manchuria; Venezuela; Lido Beach, New York; South America; Panama Canal; Glasgow, Scotland
Highest Rank
Signalman Second Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served for eight months with unit that performed damage repairs in enemy waters.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [2 items] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Interviewer:
Kate Wolicki
Contributor:
Kate Wolicki
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Niles Public Library District
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/53297
Subjects:
Crandall, Robert James
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Robert James Crandall Collection
(AFC/2001/001/53297), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-11-02
 

 

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