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John Barber Collection

John Barber Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Barber
State of Birth:
SC
Home State:
MI
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1940-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
USS New York (BB 34); USS Kankakee (AO 39)
Location of Service
North Atlantic Ocean; European Theater; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as an officers' cook.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
James Williams
Contributor:
James Williams
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Middle Tennessee Oral History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/90476
Subjects:
Barber, John
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
John Barber Collection
(AFC/2001/001/90476), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-19
 

 

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