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David Paul Black Collection

David Paul Black Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
David Paul Black
State of Birth:
MN
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1971
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
84th Infantry Division; 57th Fighter Group
Location of Service
Fort Benning, Georgia; Camp Howze, Texas; Italy; European Theater; Washington, DC
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a P-47fighter pilot completing 89 missions.

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
20th Fighter Group; Headquarters, 5th Air Force
Location of Service
Panama; Japan; Chile; Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio; Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Cory Heitz
Contributor:
Cory Heitz
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/90689
Subjects:
Black, David Paul
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
David Paul Black Collection
(AFC/2001/001/90689), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-03-08
 

 

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