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Clyde B. East Collection

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Clyde B. East Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Clyde B. East
State of Birth:
VA
Home State:
CA
Note
Estefany Fraire also interviewed the veteran.
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
45th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron; 17th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron; 18th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron; 20th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron
Location of Service
Korea; Japan; Southeast Asia
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1944
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
15th Tactical Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron, 10th Reconnaissance Group
Location of Service
Canada; Europe; United States; Japan; Italy; France
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served first with the Royal Canadian Air Force in England.

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Location of Service
Vietnam
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Photograph: Photocopy of Photographic Print [20 items] -- Photographs
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: MiniDV [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Slide Presentation
Manuscript: Creative works [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: Digital File [ item] --
Interviewer:
Lou Anne Missildine
Interviewer:
Eduardo Rivas
Interviewer:
Alberto Ortiz
Contributor:
Mira Cohen
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/04661
Subjects:
East, Clyde B.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Clyde B. East Collection
(AFC/2001/001/04661), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2017-10-17
 

 

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