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Everett Gregory Walker Collection

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Everett Gregory Walker Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Everett Gregory Walker
State of Birth:
NC
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1972
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service:
754th Bomb Squadron, 458th Bomb Group, 2nd Air Division
Location of Service:
England; European Theater; Stalag Luft III, Sagan, Germany
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
The veteran flew 18 combat missions as a B-24 bombardier and gunner.

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1972
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Air Force
Unit of Service:
3rd Bomb Wing
Location of Service:
Korea; Japan
Prisoner of War:
Unknown
Service History Note:
The veteran flew 63 combat mission.

War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1972
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Air Force
Unit of Service:
7th Air Force
Location of Service:
Saigon, Vietnam
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [0 item] --Oral history interview
Computer File: DVD [1 item] --Multiple types of electronic files
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Jack Sigler
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/80137
Subjects:
Walker, Everett Gregory
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoners of War--United States
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Everett Gregory Walker Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80137), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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