• College/Year: RC '40
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Fairbank, John L. (October 17, 2003)
  • Conflict(s): World War II; Cold War
  • Military Branch & Unit: Navy
  • Theater(s): European
  • Navy Ship: LST-393; LST-212


Mr. Fairbank served as an LST officer in the ETO during the invasions of Sicily, Salerno and Normandy. During the Korean War, he served as a base officer at the Bayonne Navy Supply Depot.