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William Bliss Crankshaw Collection

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William Bliss Crankshaw Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William Bliss Crankshaw
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
KY
Gender
Male

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 Foote (DD 511); USS Flint (CL 97)
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Bougainville Island (Solomon Islands); Tarawa Atoll (Gilbert Islands); Enewetak Atoll (Marshall Islands); Philippines; Iwo Jima; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank
Quartermaster Third Class
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Richard Doughty
Contributor:
Julie Maruskin
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Clark County Public Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/85612
Subjects:
Crankshaw, William Bliss
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
William Bliss Crankshaw Collection
(AFC/2001/001/85612), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-04-18
 

 

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