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Henry Lee Parker Collection

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Henry Lee Parker Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Henry Lee Parker
State of Birth:
MS
Home State:
AL
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1943-1970
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
738th Bomb Squadron, 454th Bomb Group, 15th Air Force
Location of Service
North Africa; Italy; European Theater
Highest Rank
Major
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran was stationed in Italy from 1944 to 1946, flew 35 bombing missions, as a bombardier on a B-24 bomber aircraft. The targets were located in Austria, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Germany, and Northern Italy.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Photograph: Photographic print [2 items] -- Photographs
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Electronic file of photograph(s)
Artifact: Artifact photocopy [1 item] -- Medal
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Contributor:
Mary White
Contributor:
Mary White
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Society of Colonial Dames of America- Shoals Town
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/53933
Subjects:
Parker, Henry Lee
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Henry Lee Parker Collection
(AFC/2001/001/53933), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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