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Alexander W. Haddon Collection

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Alexander W. Haddon Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Alexander W. Haddon
State of Birth:
NJ
 
 
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1969
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
8th Air Force
Location of Service
European Theater; Stalag 17-B
Highest Rank
Chief Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran was Founder of the Interned Airmen's Institute, Stalag 17-B and served as its Educational Director during his 22 months as a German prisoner of war (POW).

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1969
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
8th Air Force
Highest Rank
Chief Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War
Yes

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Copy photographic print [10 items] --
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [4 items] --
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Audio: CD [0 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [0 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Judith Kent
Contributor:
Judith Kent
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Flagler County Public Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/07575
Subjects:
Haddon, Alexander W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Alexander W. Haddon Collection
(AFC/2001/001/07575), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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