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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
Service Related Injury
Yes
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
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown

War or Conflict
Cold War
Military Status
Veteran
Service Related Injury
Unknown
Prisoner of War
Unknown

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

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: [1 item item] --Typewritten document
Contributor:
Francis E. Reynolds
Contributor:
Francis Reynolds
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.53894
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/loc.natlib.afc2001001.53894), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/25/2008
 

 

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