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Harold H. Brown Collection

Harold H. Brown Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Harold H. Brown
State of Birth:
MN
Home State:
OH
Gender
Male
Race
Black or African American

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1965
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
99th Fighter Squadron, 332nd Fighter Group, 15th Air Force
Location of Service
Tuskegee, Alabama; Walterboro, South Carolina; Italy; Germany; Le Havre, France; Atlantic City, New Jersey; Shreveport, Louisiana; Columbus, Ohio; Biloxi, Mississippi; Ellington Air Force Base, Texas; Waco, Texas
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran became a prisoner of war (POW) in Germany when his plane was shot down.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
Far East Asia Command (FEACOM)
Location of Service
Japan; Korea
Prisoner of War
No

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Air Force
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: Hi-8/Digital 8 [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Transcription of video recording
Interviewer:
Rebecca Wiggenhorn
Contributor:
B.J. Shorak
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/76178
Subjects:
Brown, Harold H.
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.
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Harold H. Brown Collection
(AFC/2001/001/76178), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-08
 

 

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