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Nathan E. Cook Collection

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Nathan E. Cook Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Nathan E. Cook
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1914-1918
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1901-1947
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Favorite (SP 1385)
Location of Service
Europe; China; Philippines
Highest Rank
Chief Boatswain
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served in the Philippine American War, the Boxer Rebellion, and on the first USS Pensacola. While he was serving during World War I he commanded a submarine chaser that sank two German U-boats.

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
SS Mormacyork
Location of Service
Haiti; Panama; Atlantic Ocean; South America
Highest Rank
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [5 items] --
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [2 items] -- Photographs
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Home movie footage
Interviewer:
Tom Walrond
Contributor:
David Walls
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Regional Office, Phoenix, Arizona
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/00567
Subjects:
Cook, Nathan E.
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Nathan E. Cook Collection
(AFC/2001/001/00567), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2016-10-07
 

 

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