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Roy L. Alanen Collection

Roy L. Alanen Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Roy L. Alanen
State of Birth:
MI
Home State:
MI
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS Chara (AKA 58); USS LST 704 (Landing Ship Tank)
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Okinawa
Highest Rank
Ship's Service Man (Barber) Third Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [6 items] -- Photograph
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Eugene Green
Contributor:
Kathy Herrala
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Marquette County
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80540
Subjects:
Alanen, Roy L.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Roy L. Alanen Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80540), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-02-16
 

 

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