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Merle James Farley Collection

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Merle James Farley Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Merle James Farley
State of Birth:
IA
Home State:
IA
Note
Veteran's biographical form lists race/ethnicity as Irish.
Gender
Male
Race
Other

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-?
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
463rd Bomb Group, 15th Air Force
Location of Service
United States; Africa; Italy
Highest Rank
Technical Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Clippings [32 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Correspondence [5 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [55 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Copy photographic print [37 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Interviewer:
William Pontarelli
Contributor:
Daniel Brightwell
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Southfield Veterans Commission
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/35113
Subjects:
Farley, Merle James
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Merle James Farley Collection
(AFC/2001/001/35113), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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