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Hugh Ridgeway Carnahan Collection

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Hugh Ridgeway Carnahan Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Hugh Ridgeway Carnahan
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
V Amphibious Corps; Naval Construction Battalion (NCB Seabees)
Location of Service
Camp Allen, Virginia; Norfolk, Virginia; Williamsburg, Virginia; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Yeoman First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was recalled to active duty 07/21/1947 and released to inactive duty 9/10/1947.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Correspondence [2 items] --
Manuscript: Periodicals [6 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [11 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] --
Manuscript: Creative works [1 item] --
Manuscript: Maps [7 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Memoirs [3 items] --
Artifact: Artifact [5 items] -- Other
Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [22 items] -- Photograph
Contributor:
Mary Evans
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/02988
Subjects:
Carnahan, Hugh Ridgeway
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Hugh Ridgeway Carnahan Collection
(AFC/2001/001/02988), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-05-31
 

 

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