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James Dale Goings Collection

James Dale Goings Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
James Dale Goings
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
PA
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
548th Squadron, 385th Bomb Group, 3rd Division, 8th Air Force
Location of Service
Wendover Field, Utah; Spokane, Washington; Nebraska; Fort Dix, New Jersey; Great Ashfield, England; Switzerland; Santa Monica, California; Midlands, Texas
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran 's crew was selected to train on radar equipped for B-17 planes for the month of 3/1944. Their crew was the lead plane for nine missions with the 333rd Squadron of the 94th Bomb Group. Veteran flew 26 missions overall with the 8th Air Force.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Robert Gallager
Contributor:
Larry Lembo
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Maris Grove Veterans Club
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/64912
Subjects:
Goings, James Dale
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
James Dale Goings Collection
(AFC/2001/001/64912), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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