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Cole Black Collection

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Cole Black Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Cole Black
State of Birth:
MN
Home State:
CA
Gender:
Male
Race:
White
War or Conflict:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1950-1986
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Navy
Unit of Service:
VF-211 (Fighter Squadron), USS Hancock (CVA 19); VFP-62 (Light Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron), USS Randolph and USS Intrepid; VF-126 (Instrument Training Squadron)
Location of Service:
Great Lakes, Illinois; Newport, Rhode Island; Pensacola and Jacksonville, Florida; San Diego, California; Pacific; Vietnam; Mexico City, Mexico; Washington, DC
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
Veteran was shot down on 6/21/1966 over North Vietnam, and released on 2/12/1973.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item]
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Audio: CD [1 item] --Reference copy
Interviewer:
Sandra Mit-Chelle
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Library of Congress
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/27168
Subjects:
Black, Cole
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cite as:
Cole Black Collection
(AFC/2001/001/27168), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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