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L. Arthur Burton Collection

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L. Arthur Burton Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
L. Arthur Burton
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
NJ
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-?
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Merchant Marine
Location of Service
Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York; Atlantic; Pacific; Mediterranean; Adriatic Sea; Indian Ocean
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Senior Grade
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as second officer for Merchant Marine ammunition ships.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Victor Campbell
Contributor:
Victor Campbell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sparta High School
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/63903
Subjects:
Burton, L. Arthur
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Merchant Marine.
Cite as:
L. Arthur Burton Collection
(AFC/2001/001/63903), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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