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Joe F. Edwards, Jr. Collection

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Joe F. Edwards, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Joe F. Edwards, Jr.
State of Birth:
VA
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Persian Gulf War, 1991
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Desert Shield, Operation Desert Storm
Highest Rank
Commander
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served as an astronaut with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VF-143 (Fighter Squadron); VF-142 (Figthter Squadron); VF-101 (Fighter Squadron); USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
Location of Service
Mediterranean Sea; Libya; Lebanon; Caribbean Sea; Atlantic Ocean
Battles/Campaigns
Lebanese Civil War
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Digital File [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Kerry Ward
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/109806
Subjects:
Edwards Jr., Joe F.
Persian Gulf War, 1991--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Joe F. Edwards, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/109806), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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