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Asa D. Herring, Jr. Collection

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Asa D. Herring, Jr. Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Asa D. Herring, Jr.
State of Birth:
NC
Home State:
AZ
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Location of Service
Mississippi; Alabama
Highest Rank
Aviation Cadet
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1949-1955
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
12th Squadron
Location of Service
Washington; England; Tripoli, Libya; Germany; Maine; Oklahoma; Alaska; Korea
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1956-1970
Entrance into Service
Commissioned
Unit of Service
173rd Airborne Brigade; Direct Air Center (DASC ALPHA)
Location of Service
Arizona; II Corps, Vietnam
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [2 items] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Katherine Gillen
Contributor:
Katherine Gillen
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Luke Air Force Base Library, Arizona
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/75928
Subjects:
Herring Jr., Asa D.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Asa D. Herring, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/75928), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

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