Are civilian employees personnel files available if you only have approximate years they may have worked at a Navy Hospital in WWII or in Okinawa around 1950? In looking at NARA site for OPF, it states the dates of service must be known. I can only make an educated guess-- would they respond in a positive way? Thanks.
Are the captains' merchant marine application information all located at NARA California for WWII? Or are there some on the East Coast as well? Is there information on which ships the captains were on for the Merchant Marines in WWII?
I am stumped. I am looking at my dad's Service Records which we received this year. He spent most of his WWII time in either the Merchant Marines or in the Transportation Company Harbor Craft Co. I have his Merchant Marine files. I have his Army Service Records. What I don't have is what unit he was in when he was transferred to the SWPA… Show more