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William Douglas Juraschek Collection

William Douglas Juraschek Collection

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Name:
William Douglas Juraschek
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
OK
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1969
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VS-66 (Scouting Squadron); USS Atka (AGB 3); USS Antietam (CV 36); USS Baltimore (CA 68)
Location of Service
Gilbert Islands; Pacific Theater; Tarawa Atoll (Gilbert Islands); Abemama Atoll (Gilbert Islands); Majuro (Marshall Islands); Korea; Arctic Ocean; Europe
Battles/Campaigns
Abemama, Majuro, Tarawa
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a dive bomber and helicopter pilot.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Jacob Smith
Interviewer:
Jeanne Sneddon
Contributor:
Michele Hansford
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Powers Museum
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/91924
Subjects:
Juraschek, William Douglas
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
William Douglas Juraschek Collection
(AFC/2001/001/91924), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-09-10
 

 

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