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John Marshall Porter Collection

John Marshall Porter Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
John Marshall Porter
State of Birth:
MT
Home State:
MD
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1965
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Location of Service
Fort Lewis, Washington; Hamilton Air Base, Santa Ana, Blythe and Lemoore, California; Luke Air Base, Yuma and Marana, Arizona; Venice and Fort Myers, Florida; Myrtle Beach and Columbia, South Carolina; European Theater; Harlingen, Texas; Mountain Home, Idaho; Germany
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
Military Assistance Advisory Group, Belgium; Air Command and Staff College (ACSC); Air Defense Headquarters; Survival School; Flight Training
Location of Service
Kearney Air Force Base, Nebraska; Bergstrom AFB, Texas; Dow AFB, Maine; Belgium; Maxwell AFB, Alabama; Kincheloe AFB, Michigan; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Stead AFB, Nevada; Hurlburt AFB, Florida
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Location of Service
Bien Hoa, Vietnam; Luke Air Force Base, Arizona
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: MiniDV [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Chester Barton
Contributor:
Chester Barton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Legion Post 174, (Ensign C. Markland Kelly, Jr. Post)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/42061
Subjects:
Porter, John Marshall
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
John Marshall Porter Collection
(AFC/2001/001/42061), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-18
 

 

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