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Richard C. Kirkland Collection

Richard C. Kirkland Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Richard C. Kirkland
State of Birth:
CA
Home State:
VA
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1963
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
9th Fighter Squadron, 49th Fighter Group, 5th Air Force
Location of Service
New Guinea; Philippines; Japan; Pacific Theater
Highest Rank
Major
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
?-1963
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
3rd Air Rescue Group
Location of Service
Enewetak Atoll; Korea
Highest Rank
Major
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Speech
Manuscript: Creative works [12 items] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Maps [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Digital print [5 items] -- Photograph
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Artifact: Artifact photocopy [1 item] -- Medal
Interviewer:
David Shelby
Contributor:
Wayne Gilchrest
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. House of Representatives/Wayne Gilchrest
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/68616
Subjects:
Kirkland, Richard C.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Richard C. Kirkland Collection
(AFC/2001/001/68616), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2018-10-22
 

 

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