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James Hudson Collection

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James Hudson Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
James Hudson
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
AR
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1953-1973
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
12th Tactical Fighter Wing; 558th Tactical Fighter Squadron
Location of Service
Cam Ranh Air Base, Vietnam; Laos; Newfoundland, Canada; Maine
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a senior controller and assistant director of tactical unit operations center. He flew 224 combat missions: 54 over North Vietnam; 96 over South Vietnam; 76 over Laos.

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Type of Resource:
Video: Digital File [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Original photographic print [1 item] -- Portrait
Interviewer:
Dillon Vick
Interviewer:
Anita E. Deason
Contributor:
John Boozman
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/John Boozman
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/109264
Subjects:
Hudson, James
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
James Hudson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/109264), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-05-06
 

 

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