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Elijah Ostrander, Jr. Collection

Elijah Ostrander, Jr. Collection

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Name:
Elijah Ostrander, Jr.
State of Birth:
WI
Home State:
IL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
741st Squadron, 455th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force
Location of Service
Italy; Poland; France
Highest Rank
First Lieutenant
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
The veteran served as a B-24 navigator.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Digital print [1 item] -- Photograph
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
Sandra Michaels
Contributor:
Sandra Michaels
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Daughters of the American Revolution, Veteran Affairs Voluntary Services (VAVS)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/84219
Subjects:
Ostrander Jr., Elijah
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Cite as:
Elijah Ostrander, Jr. Collection
(AFC/2001/001/84219), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-04-15
 

 

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