Garner, Curly (Interview outline and video), 2003

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Title

Garner, Curly (Interview outline and video), 2003

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Description

Curly Garner enlisted in the Coast Guard shortly after graduating from high school. He trained on Government Island in California and was sent to the Aleutian Islands during WWII. Their job was to try and rescue pilots that went down near the top of Japan. The conditions on the ship were good except the weather. After the war ended he was almost sent to be part of the occupation of Japan, but was discharged instead.

Coverage

2003-12-22

Rights

Publisher

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

Contributor

Phillips, Meredith (Interviewer)
Otsego Public Library (Otsego, Mich.)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

GarnerC

Format

mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2017-09-15

Citation

Garner, Curly, “Garner, Curly (Interview outline and video), 2003,” Digital Collections, accessed October 23, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/28902.
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