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Howard Leroy Christianson Collection

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Howard Leroy Christianson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Howard Leroy Christianson
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
NM
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
Company B, 109th Construction Battalion, Group 3 Seabees
Location of Service
Camp Peary, Virginia; Camp Endicott, Rhode Island; Port Hueneme, California; Roi Island (Marshall Islands); Namur Island (Marshall Islands); Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands); Guam (Mariana Islands); Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Highest Rank
Carpenter's Mate Second Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
Veteran served as a "carpenter on infrastructure construction on Roi-Namur and Guam (Quonset huts, hospitals, mess halls)."

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [2 items] -- Photographs
Interviewer:
Cynthia Barber
Contributor:
Lee Courtnage
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
OASIS of Albuquerque, New Mexico
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/86185
Subjects:
Christianson, Howard Leroy
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Howard Leroy Christianson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/86185), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-05-31
 

 

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