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Roy Freddrick Aarons Collection

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Roy Freddrick Aarons Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Roy Freddrick Aarons
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
IL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
3rd Marine Division; 5th Marine Division; 1st Marine Division; Marine Corps Reserve
Location of Service
Camp Pendleton, California; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Iwo Jima; South Pacific; Japan; China; Philippines; Guam
Battles/Campaigns
Iwo Jima
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served in the Marine Corps Reserve until 1949.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1951
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Location of Service
Korea
Highest Rank
Corporal
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Anastasia Sokyoko
Interviewer:
Christina Robinson
Interviewer:
Katie Marsh
Contributor:
Vicki DeWitt
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Illinois WWII Memorial Board Classroom Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/85998
Subjects:
Aarons, Roy Freddrick
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Roy Freddrick Aarons Collection
(AFC/2001/001/85998), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-10-08
 

 

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