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Jose Alvarez, Jr. Collection

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Jose Alvarez, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jose Alvarez, Jr.
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1972
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Tennessee (BB 43); USS Sierra (AD 18); USS Muliphen (AKA 61); USS Koiner (DE 331); USS Mahan (DD 364); USS Lenawee (APA 195); USS Gunston Hall; USS Eldorado (AGC 11)
Location of Service
Brownsville, Texas; San Diego, California; Pearl Harbor, Hawaii; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Boatswain's Mate First Class
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1972
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Location of Service
Chateauroux, France
Highest Rank
Boatswain's Mate First Class
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1972
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Location of Service
Vietnam
Highest Rank
Boatswain's Mate First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served in the Navy Reserve, 1968-1972.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of audio recording
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] -- Photographs
Photograph: Original photographic print [1 item] -- Photographs
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Angela Nix
Contributor:
B.J. Shorak
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82084
Subjects:
Alvarez Jr., Jose
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Jose Alvarez, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82084), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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