Pahl, John (Interview outline and video), 2010

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Title

Pahl, John (Interview outline and video), 2010

Creator

Contributor

Smither, James (Interviewer)

Description

John Pahl was born in Fennville, Michigan and grew up in Allegan, Michigan. As a teacher during the early parts of World War II, he and his class would follow the war on a map. When the Army drafted him, Pahl received training as a quartermaster. Following graduation, Pahl volunteered for the Air Force, where he received a commission and training as a radar controller. Following his deployment to India, Pahl served as a radar controller for the Tenth Air Force in India and Burma. After the war, Pahl returned to the United States, but the Air Force recalled him during the Korean War. During the Korean War, Pahl trained younger men in how to be radar controllers.

Date

2010-07-09

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Publisher

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

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

PahlJ

Format

application/pdf
video/mp4

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Pahl, John, “Pahl, John (Interview outline and video), 2010,” Digital Collections, accessed March 1, 2024, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29348.
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