Report of Changes of Naval Aviation Cadet Selection Board, Seattle, Washington, June 1943

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Title

Report of Changes of Naval Aviation Cadet Selection Board, Seattle, Washington, June 1943

Alternative Title

Naval Aviation Cadet Board Personnel List

Subject

World War, 1939-1945
Veterans--Florida

Description

The Report of Changes listing the Navy personnel for the Naval Aviation Cadet Selection Board in Seattle, Washington, in June 1943. The current location saw the personnel at the United States Receiving Station, United States Naval Training and Distribution Center (TADCEN) at Camp Elliott in San Diego, California. The form includes the names and ranks of the personnel.

A notable person listed in the report is Raymond D. Nelson. Nelson was born to Danish immigrants in Brooklyn, Iowa, on August 9, 1920. On December 27, 1939, he joined the United States Navy. He reached the rank of Lieutenant Junior Grade by the time he retired on October 3, 1946. He served on the USS MacDonough and USS Birmingham. Nelson is buried at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida.

In 2017, the University of Central Florida was one of three universities selected to launch the National Cemetery Administration’s Veterans Legacy Program. The program engaged a team of scholars to make the life stories of veterans buried in the Florida National Cemetery available to the public. The project engages UCF students in research and writing and fosters collaboration between students, faculty and local Central Florida schools to produce interactive curriculum for k-12 students. The corresponding website exhibit uses RICHES Mosaic Interface to create a digital archive of related data. The public can use the project-developed augmented-reality app at more than 100 gravesites at the Florida National Cemetery, where they can access the UCF student-authored biographies of veterans.

Creator

Naval Transportation Service

Source

Digital reproduction of original report of changes.

Publisher

Naval Transportation Service

Date Created

ca. 1943-06-30

Format

image/jpg

Extent

1.78 MB

Medium

1 report of changes

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Seattle, Washington

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created and published by the Naval Transportation Service.

Rights Holder

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Curator

Ortiz, Samuel
Cravero, Geoffrey

External Reference

Abney, Barb. "VA Selects UCF Historians to Archive Stories of Deceased Veterans Veterans." UCF Today, March 13, 2017. Accessed August 9, 2017. https://today.ucf.edu/va-selects-ucf-historians-archive-stories-deceased-veterans/.
Black, Jeremy. World War Two: A Military History. London [u.a]: Routledge, 2003.

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