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Norman Wesley Achen Collection

Norman Wesley Achen Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Norman Wesley Achen
State of Birth:
WI
Home State:
CA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
334th Fighter Squadron, 4th Fighter Group, 8th Air Force
Location of Service
Santa Ana Air Base, California; Marana Field, Arizona; Luke Field, Arizona; Barstow, Florida; Debden, England; Frankfurt, Germany; Sagan, Germany; Stalag Luft III, Germany; Nuremberg, Germany; European Theater
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
Yes

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Carl Cox
Contributor:
Carl Cox
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
VA Medical Center, San Diego, California
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/48504
Subjects:
Achen, Norman Wesley
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Norman Wesley Achen Collection
(AFC/2001/001/48504), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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