Bocian, Gerald (Interview outline and video), 2008

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Title

Bocian, Gerald (Interview outline and video), 2008

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Description

Gerald Bocian was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1925 and enlisted in the Navy in 1943 when he was only 17 years old. He went through training in Chicago and then chose to continue his training with submarines. After going through submarine school Gerald was stationed at Pearl Harbor where he worked on refitting submarines while the crew had time off on R & R. Gerald worked in Hawaii for 3 years before he went on a war patrol on the submarine USS Silversides in the Pacific.

Coverage

2008-12-11

Rights

Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

BocianG

Format

mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2017-09-08

Citation

Bocian, Gerald, “Bocian, Gerald (Interview outline and video), 2008,” Digital Collections, accessed April 26, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/27168.
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