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Jack Franklin Bowers Collection

Jack Franklin Bowers Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Jack Franklin Bowers
State of Birth:
PA
Home State:
PA
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); USS Wichita; USS Quincy; USS Matsonia
Location of Service
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Norfolk, Virginia; Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean; San Diego, California; Detroit, Michigan; Great Lakes, Illinois
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
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [3 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [12 items] -- Photograph
Interviewer:
Kathy Abey
Contributor:
Wayne Gilchrest
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Wayne Gilchrest
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/57849
Subjects:
Bowers, Jack Franklin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Jack Franklin Bowers Collection
(AFC/2001/001/57849), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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