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Roy Davidson Collection

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Roy Davidson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Roy Davidson
State of Birth:
AR
Home State:
KS
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Navy
Location of Service
San Diego, California; Pacific Theater; Philippines; Iwo Jima
Battles/Campaigns
Philippines, Iwo Jima
Highest Rank
Seaman First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a amphibious landing craft driver. The veteran saw the raising of the American flag on Mt. Suribachi, Iwo Jima.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Peggy Sowders
Contributor:
David Jackson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Jackson County Historical Society
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/92825
Subjects:
Davidson, Roy
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Roy Davidson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/92825), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-01-08
 

 

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