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Granville L. Pennypacker, Sr. Collection

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Granville L. Pennypacker, Sr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Granville L. Pennypacker, Sr.
State of Birth:
WV
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1946-1968
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
Commander, Submarine Force; Pacific Fleet
Location of Service
Hawaii; Japan; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Tinian (Northern Mariana Islands), Guam (Mariana Islands); Palau; Pacific Theater
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Hamner (DD 718); Military Assistance Advisory Group (MAAG)
Location of Service
Korea; Washington, DC; Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands); New Orleans; Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, Virginia; Ramsey Air Force Base, Puerto Rico; Guantanamo Bay, Cuba; Panama
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Ivy
Highest Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/87573
Subjects:
Pennypacker Sr., Granville L.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Granville L. Pennypacker, Sr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/87573), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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