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James H. Dewhirst Collection

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James H. Dewhirst Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
James H. Dewhirst
State of Birth:
MA
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
467th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force
Location of Service
Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Miami, Florida; Bellville, Illinois; RAF Rackheath, England; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Air Offensive Europe
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a radio man.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Other Manuscript Material [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Don Moore
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Contributor:
Don Moore
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Sun Newspapers
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/102819
Subjects:
Dewhirst, James H.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
James H. Dewhirst Collection
(AFC/2001/001/102819), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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