Bolinder, Robert (Interview outline, video, and papers), 2007

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Title

Bolinder, Robert (Interview outline, video, and papers), 2007

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Description

Robert Bolinder is a World War II who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps with the 423rd Night Fighter Squadron from February 1941 to October 1945. Bolinder describes Robert Bolinder is a World War II who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps with the 423rd Night Fighter Squadron from February 1941 to October 1945. Bolinder describes the specialized training for night fighter pilots, the missions he flew over France, Belgium and Germany. Toward the end of the war, he was removed from night fighting because of vision problems, but could still fly, and wound up serving as the pilot for the commander of an infantry division, a duty that took him to Torgau, Germany, for the first meeting between US and Soviet generals. Personal narrative and pictures appended to outline.

Date

2007-06-29

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Publisher

Grand Valley State University. University Libraries. Special Collections & University Archives

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

BolinderR

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Bolinder, Robert, “Bolinder, Robert (Interview outline, video, and papers), 2007,” Digital Collections, accessed May 22, 2024, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/27172.
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