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Billy Austin Douglass, Sr. Collection

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Billy Austin Douglass, Sr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Billy Austin Douglass, Sr.
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1943-1946
Entrance into Service:
Drafted
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
Company B, 1301st Engineer General Service Regiment
Location of Service:
Camp Ellis, Illinois; Camp McCoy, Wisconsin; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns:
Northern France, Ardennes, Rhineland, Central Europe
Highest Rank:
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Cold War
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1957-1963
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Air Force
Unit of Service:
Air Force Reserve
Highest Rank:
Technical Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Transcription of audio recording
Computer File: DVD [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Interviewer:
Kevin McCranie
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/77822
Subjects:
Douglass Sr., Billy Austin
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Billy Austin Douglass, Sr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/77822), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   11/5/2014

 

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