Biographical Sketch of John L. Landreth (
Text from Principal Investigator
John Lewis Landreth was born in Maryland on May 19, 1917. He received an
appointment to the Naval Academy from the state of California. Landreth
served aboard the
during the attack on Pearl Harbor. He
retired from the Navy on September 9, 1943, and has received the Navy
The U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association
Register of Alumni, 1997 Edition.
John L. Landreth Interview, Oral History
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