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William Wright Abbott, III Collection

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William Wright Abbott, III Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Wright Abbott, III
 
 
 
 
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Crouter (DE 11); USS SC-676 (Submarine Chaser); USS SC-504; Naval Reserve
Location of Service
New Caledonia; Miami, Florida; Casablanca, Morocco; Bizerte, Tunisia; Italy; Yugoslavia; Oran; San Francisco, California; Honolulu, Hawaii; Peleliu Island (Palau); Kwajalein Island and Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands); Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Guam (Mariana Islands); Ulithi (Caroline Islands); France; Mediterranean; Atlantic; Pacific
Battles/Campaigns
Southern France
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Junior Grade
Prisoner of War
Unknown

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Correspondence [446 items] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [60 items] -- Typewritten document
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/46774
Subjects:
Abbott III, William Wright
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
William Wright Abbott, III Collection
(AFC/2001/001/46774), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-03-29
 

 

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