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John F. Murphy Collection

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John F. Murphy Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John F. Murphy
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1961
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Oberrender (DE 344); USS Winston (AKA 94); Naval Reserve
Location of Service
Midshipman School, Annapolis, Maryland; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Japan; Luzon (Philippines)
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [3 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Susan Slaninka
Contributor:
Richlyn Goddard
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Atlantic County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/77170
Subjects:
Murphy, John F.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John F. Murphy Collection
(AFC/2001/001/77170), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-01-17
 

 

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