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Joseph Charchak Collection

Joseph Charchak Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Joseph Charchak
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
FL
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1945
Branch of Service:
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service:
67th Squadron, 44th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force
Location of Service:
Indiana; South Dakota; Utah; Arizona; Kansas; England
Highest Rank:
Master Sergeant
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
Veteran was shot down over the German/Swiss border near Ulster. He was a Prisoner of War (POW) held at Camp Adel Bolden. He suffered from severe frostbite on his right side.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Ed Towey
Contributor:
Ed Towey
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/48618
Subjects:
Charchak, Joseph
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cite as:
Joseph Charchak Collection
(AFC/2001/001/48618), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013

 

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