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Francis E. Reynolds Collection

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Francis E. Reynolds Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Francis E. Reynolds
State of Birth:
TN
Home State:
FL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1946
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
874th Bomb Squadron, 498th Bomb Group
Location of Service
Great Bend, Kansas; Saipan (Northern Mariana Islands); Japan
Highest Rank
Staff Sergeant
Prisoner of War
Yes
Service History Note
Veteran was shot down over Japan and survived 5 months in a Japanese jail cell.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Military Status
Veteran
Prisoner of War
Unknown

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Memoirs [1 item] --Typewritten document
Contributor:
Francis Reynolds
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/53894
Subjects:
Reynolds, Francis E.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Prisoner of War--United States
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cold War--Personal Narratives
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Francis E. Reynolds Collection
(AFC/2001/001/53894), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2008-02-25
 

 

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