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Y. B. Ashby Collection

Y. B. Ashby Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Y. B. Ashby
State of Birth:
TX
Home State:
TN
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
30th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron; 14th Air Force
Location of Service
Texas; New Jersey; Florida; Oklahoma; North Africa; India; Burma; China; China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran operated a radio station in China.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: CD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
James Havron
Contributor:
James Williams
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Middle Tennessee Oral History Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/90465
Subjects:
Ashby, Y. B.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Y. B. Ashby Collection
(AFC/2001/001/90465), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-04-19
 

 

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