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Thomas McKay Shipp Collection

Thomas McKay Shipp Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Thomas McKay Shipp
State of Birth:
DC
Home State:
DC
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1952-1956
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VP-24 (Patrol Squadron)
Location of Service
Memphis, Tennessee; Patuxent River, Maryland; Port Lyautey, Morocco; Newfoundland; Chincoteague Island, Virginia; Malta
Highest Rank
Aviation Electronics Technician Second Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as an electrician and electronic countermeasures.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Cory Heitz
Contributor:
Cory Heitz
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/82670
Subjects:
Shipp, Thomas McKay
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Thomas McKay Shipp Collection
(AFC/2001/001/82670), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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