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Edgar Doud Whitcomb Collection

Edgar Doud Whitcomb Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Edgar Doud Whitcomb
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
IN
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Location of Service
Philippines
Battles/Campaigns
Bataan, Corregidor
Highest Rank
Second Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
Whitcomb is the author of "Escape from Corregidor."

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Deon Shafer
Interviewer:
Kyle Tucker
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/71634
Subjects:
Whitcomb, Edgar Doud
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Edgar Doud Whitcomb Collection
(AFC/2001/001/71634), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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