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Herman Thomas Ruth, Jr. Collection

Herman Thomas Ruth, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Herman Thomas Ruth, Jr.
State of Birth:
MD
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Arkansas
Location of Service
European Theater; Pacific Theater; Guam (Mariana Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Overlord (D-Day Normandy Invasion), Iwo Jima, Okinawa
Highest Rank
Seaman First Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Christopher Lauver
Interviewer:
Kathy Abey
Contributor:
Wayne Gilchrest
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Wayne Gilchrest
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/55649
Subjects:
Ruth Jr., Herman Thomas
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Herman Thomas Ruth, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/55649), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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