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Gustav Hermann Kissel Collection

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Gustav Hermann Kissel Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Gustav Hermann Kissel
State of Birth:
DC
 
 
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1914-1918
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1917-1918
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
43rd Squadron, Royal Air Force
Location of Service:
France; England; Scotland
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
The veteran served in the U.S. Air Service and flew with the British Royal Air Force / Royal Flying Corps. He was shot down over Flanders and is buried in the Pont du Hem Cemetery near Armentieres, France.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Biography [1 item] --Typewritten document
Manuscript: Civilian papers (certificates, forms, wills, etc) [1 item] --Mixed (handwritten and typewritten documents)
Manuscript: Diaries and journals [1 item] --Handwritten document
Photograph: Original photographic print [2 items] --Photographs
Artifact: Artifact [3 items] --Other
Contributor:
Eleonore Brooks
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/37555
Subjects:
Kissel, Gustav Hermann
World War, 1914-1918--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Gustav Hermann Kissel Collection
(AFC/2001/001/37555), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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