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Chester E.W. Barton Collection

Chester E.W. Barton Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Chester E.W. Barton
State of Birth:
NY
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
15th Weather Squadron, 5th Air Force; Far East Air Force
Location of Service
Fort Dix, New Jersey; Illinois; Key Field, Mississippi; Johnson Field, North Carolina; Camp Pittsburg, California; Australia
Highest Rank
First Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

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Type of Resource:
Photograph: Photocopy of photographic print [36 items] -- Photograph
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [11 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
James Lingg
Contributor:
Chester Barton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Legion Post 174, (Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Post)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/15789
Subjects:
Barton, Chester E.W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Chester E.W. Barton Collection
(AFC/2001/001/15789), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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