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Charles Edward McGee Collection

Charles Edward McGee Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Charles Edward McGee
State of Birth:
OH
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1973
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
302nd Fighter Squadron, 332nd Fighter Group, 12th Air Force; 15th Air Force
Location of Service
Tuskegee Army Air Field, Alabama; Chanute Field, Illinois; European Theater
Highest Rank
Captain
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
67th Fighter Bomber Squadron, 18th Fighter Group; 44th Fighter Bomber Squadron
Location of Service
Lockbourne Air Force Base (AFB), Ohio; Smoky Hill Air Force Base (AFB), Kansas; Korea; Japan
Highest Rank
Major
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
16th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron; 7230th Support Squadron; 1840th Air Base Wing
Location of Service
Mountain Home Air Force Base (AFB), Idaho; Richards-Gebaur Air Force Base (AFB), Missouri; Italy; Vietnam
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served as Commander of the 44th Fighter Bomber Squadron; the 6230 Support Squadron; the 16th Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron; the 1840th Air Base Wing; and Richards-Gebaur Air Force Base (AFB), Missouri (1972).

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Video: MiniDV [2 items] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [3 items] -- Reference copy
Video: Digital Betacam [2 items] -- Digitized Copy
Audio: DAT [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: DAT [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Brad Winchester
Contributor:
Ivonne McDowell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Department of Veterans Affairs, Public & Intergovernmental Affairs
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/19268
Subjects:
McGee, Charles Edward
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Charles Edward McGee Collection
(AFC/2001/001/19268), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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