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Frank J. Berens Collection

Frank J. Berens Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Frank J. Berens
State of Birth:
KY
Home State:
KY
Note:
This interview was conducted by Veterans History Project volunteers on the National Mall in Washington, DC during the National World War II Reunion: Tribute to a Generation, May 27-30, 2004. Interviews in this group range from one minute to 25 minutes in length.
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1945
Branch of Service:
Army Air Forces/Corps
Location of Service:
Foggia, Italy; Romania
Highest Rank:
Technical Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
Veteran flew a B-24. Shot down in Romania. Captured and was Missing-in-Action/Prisoner-of-War (MIA/POW) in Romania.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [ item]
Interviewer:
Melanie Polutta
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/12961
Subjects:
Berens, Frank J.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cite as:
Frank J. Berens Collection
(AFC/2001/001/12961), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 9/16/2004

 

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