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Ray Close Collection

Ray Close Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Ray Close
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
KY
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1971
Branch of Service
Coast Guard
Location of Service
Pacific; East Coast, United States
Highest Rank
Chief Warrant Officer 3
Service History Note
During interview, veteran discusses 6/3/1944, Midway, Pearl Harbor, plane crash and weather patrol.

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1971

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1971

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Richard Doughty
Contributor:
Julie Maruskin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Clark County Public Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/32094
Subjects:
Close, Ray
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Coast Guard.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Ray Close Collection
(AFC/2001/001/32094), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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