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Charles Joseph Katan Collection

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Charles Joseph Katan Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Charles Joseph Katan
State of Birth:
CT
Home State:
CT
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-1943
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
Army Airways Communications System
Location of Service
Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Miami Beach, Florida; Pawling, New York; India; Kelly Field, Oklahoma; Tezpur Air Base, India; Burma; China-India-Burma (CBI) Theater
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran served as a cryptographer.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1951-1951
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Air Force
Unit of Service
1804th Airways and Air Communications Service Group; Air Force Reserve
Location of Service
Westover Air Reserve Base and Cape Cod Air Force Station, Massachusetts; Groton, Connecticut; Tinker Air Force Base (AFB), Oklahoma; Camp Stoneman, California; Eielson AFB, Alaska
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Service Related Injury
None
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The Veteran served in the Air Force Reserve. He served on active duty during he Korean War in 1951.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [2 items] -- Oral history interview
Photograph: Digital print [3 items] -- Photographs
Manuscript: Mixed (Multiple types of manuscripts) [1 item] -- Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: DVD [2 items] -- Reference copy
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Contributor:
Charles Joseph Katan
Contributor:
Sarah Kemmler
Contributor:
Eileen Hurst
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Central Connecticut State University
Contributor:
John P. Payne
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
National Court Reporters Association (NCRA)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.78090
Subjects:
Katan, Charles Joseph
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Charles Joseph Katan Collection
(AFC/2001/001/loc.natlib.afc2001001.78090), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013
 

 

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