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The University of Texas Naval ROTC Oral History Collection
Navy Veterans in World War II

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Bill Barnhouse - Texas Tradition 1944

Barnhouse, William T.

Age joined UT NROTC: 17

Program V1

Training at UT: 3.5 yrs

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS Kidd (DD-661), Fletcher Class Destroyer; Pacific

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Arthur Bergstrom - Texas Tradition 1944

Bergstrom, Arthur K.

Age joined UT NROTC: 18

Program V1

Training at UT: 3 yrs

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS Blackfish (SSN-221), Submarine; Pacific

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Chandos Britton - Texas Tradition 1944

Britton, Chandos H.

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V1

Training at UT:

Commissioned: Oct 1944

Service: USS Ocelot (IX-110), flagship for Service Squadron 10; Pacific

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Hume Cofer - Cactus Yearbook 1944

Cofer, Hume

Age joined UT NROTC: 18

Program N/A

Training at UT: 2 yrs

Commissioned: Oct 1943

Service: LCT Flotilla 5; Pacific

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Franklin Crow - Texas Tradition 1944

Crow, Franklin J.

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V1

Training at UT:

Commissioned: Jun 1945

Service: Landing Craft

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John Doole -- Texas Tradition 1944

Doole, John R.

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V1

Training at UT:

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS YMS-411, District Motor Mine Sweeper; Pacific

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Macon Freeman - Texas Tradition 1944

Freeman, Macon W., Jr.

Age joined UT NROTC: 17

Program V1

Training at UT: 2 yrs

Commissioned: Oct 1944

Service: USS Runels (APD-85), Transport (high speed); Atlantic, Pacific

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Bernard Hillen - Cactus Yearbook 1944

Hillen, Bernard

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V12

Training at UT:

Commissioned: 1946

Service: USS Chief (AM-315), Mine Sweeper; Pacific

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Joe Smith - Texas Tradition 1944

Smith, Joe H.

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V1

Training at UT:

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS Starr (AKA-67), Cargo Ship, Attack; Pacific

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John Wildenthal - Texas Tradition 1944

Wildenthal, John Jr.

Age joined UT NROTC: 19

Program V1

Training at UT: 2 yrs

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS McFarland (DD-237), USS Dyess (DD-880), Destroyers; Pacific

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John Winters  - Texas Tradition 1944

Winters, J. Sam

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V1

Training at UT:

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS Isherwood (DD-520), USS John R. Craig (DD-885), Destroyers; Pacific

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Albert Wolford - Texas Tradition 1944

Wolford, Albert M.

Age joined UT NROTC:

Program V1

Training at UT:

Commissioned: Feb 1944

Service: USS Doyen (APA-1), Transport, Attack; Pacific

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As an organized research unit of The University of Texas at Austin, the Center for American History facilitates, sponsors, and supports teaching, research, and public education. In support of its mission, the Center acquires, preserves, and makes available for research archival, artifact, and rare book collections and sponsors exhibitions, conferences, web sites, documentaries, oral history projects, grant-funded research, and publications.

Inquiries about this project may be directed to David Zepeda, program coordinator for the Military History Institute, at (512) 495-4488, or davidzepeda@austin.utexas.edu.