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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
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
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
Interviewer:
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:   6/30/2014

 

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