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Francis Cyril Cynkar Collection

Francis Cyril Cynkar Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Francis Cyril Cynkar
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1943
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Vincennes (CA 44)
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; New Port, Rhode Island; Midway; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands); New Zealand; San Diego, California
Battles/Campaigns
Midway, Guadalcanal
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served with the Task Force involved in supporting the Doolittle Raid.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/98371
Subjects:
Cynkar, Francis Cyril
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Francis Cyril Cynkar Collection
(AFC/2001/001/98371), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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