• College/Year: RC '49
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Morton, Calvin (December 29, 1997)
  • Conflict(s): World War II
  • Military Branch & Unit: Navy
  • Theater(s): Pacific
  • Navy Ship: USS Avery Island; USS Blanden
  • Navy Other: Joint Task Force 1


Mr. Morton served onboard a destroyer escort in the PTO during World War II. After WWII, he served as a technician during the Bikini Atoll nuclear weapon tests.