Hoffman, Mort (Interview outline and video), 2015

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Hoffman, Mort (Interview outline and video), 2015

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Description

Mort Hoffman was born in Rochester, New York in 1926. He grew up in Rochester and graduated in June 1944. From 1942-1944 he was in the New York National Guard and after graduating from high school decided to enlist in the Navy. He trained at Naval Training Station Sampson, New York and was deployed out of Camp Parks, California. He was sent up to the Aleutian Islands in Alaska and served on the island of Adak with the 114th Naval Construction Battalion, helping to maintain vehicles and equipment as well as take part in construction projects. He stayed on the Aleutian Islands from December 1944 to July 1946, and was discharged shortly after his return.

Date

2015-05-04

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Publisher

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

Contributor

Moore, Deb (Interviewer)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

HoffmanM1755V

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Hoffman, Mort, “Hoffman, Mort (Interview outline and video), 2015,” Digital Collections, accessed October 24, 2021, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/30008.
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