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Robert Miller Burness Collection

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Robert Miller Burness Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Miller Burness
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1971
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Willard Keith (DD 775); USS Pyro; USS Independence
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Navy
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Navy
Highest Rank
Electrician's Mate
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Interviewer:
Louise Collins
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/54655
Subjects:
Burness, Robert Miller
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Robert Miller Burness Collection
(AFC/2001/001/54655), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-06-17
 

 

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