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Hubert Raymond Cripe Collection

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Hubert Raymond Cripe Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Hubert Raymond Cripe
State of Birth:
IL
Home State:
IL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
734th Bomb Squadron, 453rd Bomb Group
Location of Service
United States; Old Buckenham, England; Germany; San Francisco, California; European Theater
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran was a prisoner of war (POW) at Stalag Luft I, Barth, Germany. He served as the pilot in command of a B-24 bomber.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Digital File [ item] --
Interviewer:
Jacob Hardy
Interviewer:
Zachary Chambers
Interviewer:
Caleb Laughhunn
Contributor:
Vicki DeWitt
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Illinois WWII Memorial Board Classroom Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/91409
Subjects:
Cripe, Hubert Raymond
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Hubert Raymond Cripe Collection
(AFC/2001/001/91409), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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