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Fred Eugene Caufield Collection

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Fred Eugene Caufield Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Fred Eugene Caufield
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
418th Bomb Squadron, 100th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force
Location of Service
England; European Theater; Casablanca, Morocco; Tripoli; North Africa; South America; Asia
Highest Rank
Technical Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a radio operator and gunner on a 34 combat missions.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1950-1951
Branch of Service
Air Force
Location of Service
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a management technician in the wing controllers office.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Carole Jones
Contributor:
Melinda Esgoeter
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Daughters of the American Revolution, Gila Butte Chapter
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/104643
Subjects:
Caufield, Fred Eugene
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Fred Eugene Caufield Collection
(AFC/2001/001/104643), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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