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Harrison Randolph Chilton Collection

Harrison Randolph Chilton Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Harrison Randolph Chilton
State of Birth:
MS
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1945
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VF-1 (Fighter Squadron); VF-51 (Fighter Squadron)
Location of Service
Corpus Christi, Texas; Florida; Washington; Hawaii; Tarawa Atoll (Gilbert Islands); Bonin Islands; Guam (Mariana Islands); Caroline Islands; Pacific Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Tarawa, Bonin Islands, Caroline Islands, Guam, Battle of the Philippine Sea (Marianas Turkey Shoot)
Highest Rank
Commander
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1951-1953
Branch of Service
Navy
Location of Service
Santa Monica, California

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Digital 8 [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Cotter Stacy
Interviewer:
Nicolas Gomez-Hall
Contributor:
Heather Waters
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Coronado Middle School
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/93189
Subjects:
Chilton, Harrison Randolph
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Harrison Randolph Chilton Collection
(AFC/2001/001/93189), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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