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Frederick H. Abrahamsen Collection

Frederick H. Abrahamsen Collection

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Name:
Frederick H. Abrahamsen
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
VA
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 Poseidon (ARL 12)
Location of Service
Newport, Rhode Island; Naval Armory, Chicago, Illinois; Stillwater, Oklahoma; Navy Pier, Illinois; Norfolk, Virginia; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Okinawa
Highest Rank
Radio Technician First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served in the Navy Reserve. Veteran served as a radar operator.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
James Abrahamsen
Contributor:
James Abrahamsen
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Boy Scouts of America
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/74134
Subjects:
Abrahamsen, Frederick H.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Frederick H. Abrahamsen Collection
(AFC/2001/001/74134), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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