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Philip A. Burgess Collection

Philip A. Burgess Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Philip A. Burgess
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1939-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Marine Corps
Unit of Service
4th Marine Defense Battalion; G Company, 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division
Location of Service
Parris Island, South Carolina; Brooklyn, New York; Newport, Rhode Island; Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; San Diego, California; New Caledonia; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); Peleliu Island (Palau); Guam; Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Peleliu
Highest Rank
Sergeant
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/2001/001/92529
Subjects:
Burgess, Philip A.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Marine Corps.
Cite as:
Philip A. Burgess Collection
(AFC/2001/001/92529), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2021-04-29
 

 

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