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Robert Louis Schumacker Collection

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Robert Louis Schumacker Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Robert Louis Schumacker
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1944
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
94th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force
Location of Service
England; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Air Offensive Europe
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Service Related Injury
Yes
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran flew 26 bombing missions in a B-17 bomber.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Electronic file of manuscript
Contributor:
Robert Louis Schumacker
Contributor:
Jack Sigler
Contributor:
Robin Sellers
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Florida State University, Reichelt Oral History Program
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.82205
Subjects:
Schumacker, Robert Louis
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Robert Louis Schumacker Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.82205), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 3/13/2012
 

 

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