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Fernando Alexander Collection

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Fernando Alexander Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Fernando Alexander
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1953-1979
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
90th Reconnaissance Wing; 306th Bomb Wing; 42nd Bomb Wing; 72nd Bomb Wing; 99th Bomb Wing; 307th Strategic Wing
Location of Service
Forbes Air Force Base, Kansas; MacDill Air Force Base, Florida; Loring Air Force Base, Maine; Ramey Air Force Base, Puerto Rico; Westover Air Force Base, Massachusetts; Europe; Utapao Air Base, Thailand; Vietnam; North Africa
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran was shot down over North Vietnam on 12/19/1972.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Dwight Davis
Contributor:
Dwight Davis
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Aerospace Museum of California
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/34259
Subjects:
Alexander, Fernando
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Fernando Alexander Collection
(AFC/2001/001/34259), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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