Reviewed my father's WD AGO Form 53-55 discharge papers from the army (Nov 1945). Does anyone know what the acronym "APT" in block 34 mean. Block 34 is titled "Wounds Received in Action". Thanks!


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80th division says Asian Pacific Theater

Box 36 Service Outside Continental U.S. and Return
Depart: = Date ship left loading port Destination: =

ETO = European Theater of Operations,
APT = Asiatic Pacific Theater;
MTO = Mediteranian Theater of Operations.
Arrive: Date ship arrived at port of destination/ These dates can be used to find ships or convoys.

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