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Fred Blechman Collection

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Fred Blechman Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Fred Blechman
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1952
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
VF-14 (Fighter Squadron) Tophatters, USS Wasp (CV 18), 6th Fleet
Location of Service
Bethany College, West Virginia; Swarthmore College, Pennsylvania; Hensley Field, Texas; Corpus Christi, Texas; Los Alamitos, California; Pacific Ocean; Whiting Field, Florida; Jacksonville, Florida
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Clippings [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [20 items] -- Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Electronic file of photographic material
Interviewer:
Becky James
Contributor:
Vance Davis
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center & Nursing Home, Sepulveda, California
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/60679
Subjects:
Blechman, Fred
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Fred Blechman Collection
(AFC/2001/001/60679), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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