- Carl H. Barthold
- State of Birth:
- Home State:
- Johnathan M. Moore also interviewed the veteran.
- War or Conflict
- World War, 1939-1945
- Military Status
- Dates of Service
- Entrance into Service
- Branch of Service
- Unit of Service
- 870th Bomb Squadron, 497th Bomb Group, 73rd Bomb Wing
- Location of Service
- Pacific Theater; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands)
- Tokyo, Honshu Island
- Highest Rank
- Staff Sergeant
- Prisoner of War
- Service History Note
- The veteran completed 32 missions, including the first B-29 bomber raid on Tokyo, Japan. He flew five bomb raids on Honshu Island, Japan.
- Type of Resource:
- Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
- Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item] -- Typewritten document
- Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Illinois WWII Memorial Board Classroom Project
- Collection #:
- Barthold, Carl H.
- World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
- United States. Army.
- Cite as:
- Carl H. Barthold Collection
(AFC/2001/001/80386), Veterans History Project,
American Folklife Center, Library of Congress