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Bentley Howard Weitzman Collection

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Bentley Howard Weitzman Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Bentley Howard Weitzman
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1945
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service:
530th Bomb Squadron, 380th Bomb Group, 5th Air Force
Location of Service:
Australia; Philippines; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); California; Carlsbad, New Mexico; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank:
Second Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
The veteran flew 40 combat missions.

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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/2001/001/80144
Subjects:
Weitzman, Bentley Howard
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Bentley Howard Weitzman Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80144), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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