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Kenneth Stuart Boykin Collection

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Kenneth Stuart Boykin Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Kenneth Stuart Boykin
State of Birth:
NC
Home State:
NC
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1966-1996
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Air Force
Unit of Service:
42nd Air Division; 170th Bomb Wing (Provisional); 92nd Bomb Wing
Location of Service:
Lackland Air Force Base (AFB), Texas; Moody Air Force Base (AFB), Georgia; Fairchild Air Force Base (AFB), Washington; Castle Air Force Base (AFB), California; Robins Air Force Base (AFB), Georgia; Minot Air Force Base (AFB), North Dakota; Griffiss Air Force Base (AFB), New York; Maxwell Air Force Base (AFB), Georgia; Wurtsmith Air Force Base (AFB), Michigan; Barksdale Air Force Base (AFB), Louisiana; Guam; Kadena Air Force Base (AFB), Okinawa; Thailand; Saudi Arabia
Battles/Campaigns:
Operation Arc Light, Operation Desert Storm
Highest Rank:
Colonel
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
The veteran served as Squadron Commander; Wing Vice Commander at Minot AFB; and Acting Commander of the 5th Bomb Wing.

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
William Maultsby
Interviewer:
Herlan Bussett-Patrick
Interviewer:
Samantha Heller
Contributor:
James Fowler
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Southeastern Community College
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/88913
Subjects:
Boykin, Kenneth Stuart
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
Kenneth Stuart Boykin Collection
(AFC/2001/001/88913), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   6/11/2013

 

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