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!
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.