- Robert J. Decker
- Home State:
- Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as "European." He was born in Sierra Leone. Original collection material is retained at the Institute of Historical Survey Foundation (IHSF).
- War or Conflict
- World War, 1939-1945
- Military Status
- Dates of Service
- Entrance into Service
- Branch of Service
- Army Air Forces/Corps
- Location of Service
- Barksdale Field, Louisiana; Dyersburg, Tennessee; Drew Field, Florida; Courtland Army Airfield, Alabama
- Highest Rank
- First Lieutenant
- Prisoner of War
- Service History Note
- The veteran served as a flight instructor for single engine fighters.
- Type of Resource:
- Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
- Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Electronic file of interview transcript
- Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Institute of Historical Survey Foundation
- Collection #:
- Decker, Robert J.
- World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
- United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
- Cite as:
- Robert J. Decker Collection
(AFC/2001/001/58091), Veterans History Project,
American Folklife Center, Library of Congress