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John R. Alison Collection

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John R. Alison Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
John R. Alison
State of Birth:
FL
Home State:
DC
Gender
Male
Race
Unspecified

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1936-1972
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
Assistant Military Attache, England; 75th Fighter Squadron, 23rd Fighter Group, China Air Task Force, 10th Air Force; 14th Air Force; 1st Air Commando Group; 3rd Air Commando Group; Air Force Reserve
Location of Service
Kelly Field, Texas; England; Soviet Union; Burma; Philippines; China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands); Pacific Theater; Iran; Iraq; Japan; New Guinea
Battles/Campaigns
Operation Thursday
Highest Rank
Major General
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran also served in the 5th Air Force, 4th Air Force, and as an attaché to various Air Force divisions

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Computer File: CD [1 item] -- Multiple types of electronic files
Manuscript: Mixed (Multiple types of manuscripts) [1 item] --
Manuscript: Regimental/unit histories [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: Betacam SP [5 items] -- Digitized Copy
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: 10" Audio Reel [4 items] -- Oral history interview
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: DAT [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: VHS [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: DAT [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Audio: DAT [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Contributor:
Edwin Perry
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/07422
Subjects:
Alison, John R.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
John R. Alison Collection
(AFC/2001/001/07422), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2015-02-04
 

 

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