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Charles W. Stark Collection

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Charles W. Stark Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Charles W. Stark
State of Birth:
NJ
Home State:
WA
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
79th Fighter Group, 8th Fighter Wing
Location of Service
New Jersey; Europe; Italy; Germany
Highest Rank
Colonel
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
Veteran knew the following important individuals: Charles Lindberg, first director of Civil Air Patrol Gil Rob Wilson, and WWI fighting ace Elliott White Springs. Veteran was also interrogated by German interrogator Hanns Joachim Gottlob Scharff.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Location of Service
Japan; Korea
Prisoner of War
Unknown

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Lea Mitchell
Contributor:
Margo Eytinge
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Timberland Regional Library
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/44256
Subjects:
Stark, Charles W.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Charles W. Stark Collection
(AFC/2001/001/44256), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-04-22
 

 

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