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Earl Nathan Swillum Collection

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Earl Nathan Swillum Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Earl Nathan Swillum
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS LST-121 (Landing Ship Tank); USS LCM-121 (Landing Craft Medium)
Location of Service
San Diego, California; Quantico, Virginia; Long Beach, California; Honolulu, Hawaii; Iwo Jima; Okinawa; Charleston, South Carolina;; Iwo Jima; Peleliu (Palau); Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Tinian (Northern Mariana Islands); Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Peleliu, Iwo Jima, Saipan, Tinian
Highest Rank
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/90148
Subjects:
Swillum, Earl Nathan
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Earl Nathan Swillum Collection
(AFC/2001/001/90148), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-03-06
 

 

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