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Einar B. Anderson Collection

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Einar B. Anderson Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Einar B. Anderson
State of Birth:
MN
Home State:
CO
Note
Original collection material is retained at the Palm Springs Air Museum.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1946
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
869th Bomb Squadron, 497th Bomb Group, 73rd Bomb Wing, 20th Air Force
Location of Service
Pacific; Guam; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands)
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a central fire control gunner in a B-29 bomber.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Jack Heurlin
Contributor:
Dave Thompson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Palm Springs Air Museum
Contributor:
Dave Thompson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Palm Springs Air Museum
Contributor:
Dave Thompson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Palm Springs Air Museum
Contributor:
Dave Thompson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Palm Springs Air Museum
Contributor:
Dave Thompson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Palm Springs Air Museum
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/84439
Subjects:
Anderson, Einar B.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Einar B. Anderson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/84439), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-10-05
 

 

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