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Kenneth Wilbur Thomas Collection

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Kenneth Wilbur Thomas Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Kenneth Wilbur Thomas
State of Birth:
MO
Home State:
OK
Gender:
Male
Race:
Unspecified
War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1947
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service:
88th Fighter Squadron, 80th Fighter Group, 10th Air Force
Location of Service:
China-Burma-India (CBI) Theater; India; Myitkyina, Burma; England
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
No
Service History Note:
The Veteran flew missions in support of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS) and Merrill’s Marauders.

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Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Video: DVD [1 item] --Home movie footage
Photograph: Digital print [12 items] --Photograph of artifact/document
Computer File: CD [1 item] --Electronic file of photograph(s)
Interviewer:
Tony Lupo
Contributor:
Tony Lupo
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/46253
Subjects:
Thomas, Kenneth Wilbur
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Kenneth Wilbur Thomas Collection
(AFC/2001/001/46253), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   2/22/2013

 

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