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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
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
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.
Prisoners 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:   2/22/2013

 

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