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William R. Gale Collection

William R. Gale Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
William R. Gale
State of Birth:
IN
Home State:
OH
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1942-1950
Entrance into Service:
Enlisted
Branch of Service:
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service:
4th Air Force
Location of Service:
Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank:
Lieutenant
Prisoner of War:
No

War or Conflict:
Korean War, 1950-1953
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1945-1953
Branch of Service:
Air Force
Unit of Service:
19th Bomb Group
Highest Rank:
Captain
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

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Type of Resource:
Audio: Audio Cassette [1 item] --Oral history interview
Manuscript: Transcript [1 item] --Typewritten document
Interviewer:
Harrison Hicks
Contributor:
Richard Lugar
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
U.S. Senate/Richard Lugar
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/58628
Subjects:
Gale, William R.
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Air Force.
Cite as:
William R. Gale Collection
(AFC/2001/001/58628), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2/22/2013

 

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