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Herman Carl Abelein, Jr. Collection

Herman Carl Abelein, Jr. Collection

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Name:
Herman Carl Abelein, Jr.
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1948-1976
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
FAS-11 (Fleet Air Service Squadron); FAS-120; VP-50 (Patrol Squadron); USS Shangri-La (CV 38)
Location of Service
San Diego, California; Pensacola, Florida; Corpus Christi, Texas; Patuxent River, Maryland; Newport, Rhode Island; Jacksonville, Florida; Washington, District of Columbia; New Orleans, Louisiana; Japan; Korea
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1966-1966
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VP-8 (Patrol Squadron); CTF-72 (Commander Task Force)
Location of Service
Philippines
Battles/Campaigns
Tonkin Gulf, Market Time
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Digital print [7 items] -- Photograph
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [5 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Alice Stratton
Contributor:
Alice Stratton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Daughters of the American Revolution
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/85870
Subjects:
Abelein Jr., Herman Carl
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Herman Carl Abelein, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/85870), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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