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Allen S. Sabol Collection

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Allen S. Sabol Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Allen S. Sabol
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
MO
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1946
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
856th Bomb Squadron, 492nd Bomb Group, 14th Combat Wing, 8th Air Force
Location of Service
Sheppard Field, Texas; Pueblo, Colorado; North Pickenham, England; Poland; European Theater
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran 's plane was shot down over Kiel, Germany, 8/4/1944 and he was taken as a prisoner of war (POW) to Stalag Luft 4.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [9 items] --
Manuscript: Correspondence [1 item] --
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Self-interview
Photograph: Copy photographic print [3 items] --
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Self-interview
Interviewer:
Allen Sabol
Contributor:
Laurie Sabol
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/02848
Subjects:
Sabol, Allen S.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Allen S. Sabol Collection
(AFC/2001/001/02848), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-07-12
 

 

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