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Thomas E. Furrey, Jr. Collection

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Thomas E. Furrey, Jr. Collection

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Name:
Thomas E. Furrey, Jr.
State of Birth:
MD
Home State:
MT
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1940-1971
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
547th Bomb Squadron, 384th Bomb Group (Heavy)
Location of Service
Lowry Field, Colorado; Grafton-Underwood, England; Krems, Austria
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran was a prisoner of war (POW) at Stalag 17-B.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Unit of Service
Military Air Transport Service

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Type of Resource:
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] --
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [0 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Janet Hammond
Contributor:
Helen Reed
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Park County Veterans History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/09603
Subjects:
Furrey Jr., Thomas E.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Thomas E. Furrey, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/09603), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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