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John Hawkins Skinner Collection

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John Hawkins Skinner Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Hawkins Skinner
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-?
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
342nd Bomb Squadron, 97th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force
Location of Service
King City and Bakersfield, California; Douglas and Yuma, Arizona; Sioux City, Iowa; Foggia, Italy
Highest Rank
Major
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served on bombing raids to Germany, Northern Italy, Austria, and Czechoslovakia.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Michael Chaison
Interviewer:
David Barton
Contributor:
Michael Chaison
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Red Cross of Central Texas
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/84929
Subjects:
Skinner, John Hawkins
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
John Hawkins Skinner Collection
(AFC/2001/001/84929), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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