Schmehil, James (Interview outline and video), 2013

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Title

Schmehil, James (Interview outline and video), 2013

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Description

James was born on February 25, 1963 in Virginia and grew up in an Air Force family. His father and his uncles all served in the Air Force, and when James graduated from high school, he too joined. He enlisted in July 1981 and left for basic training in October. After basic training, he became a Missile Systems Analyst Technician on the Titan 2 Missile system. After two years he applied for the United States Air Force Preparatory School and later attended the Air Force Academy. He graduated from the academy in 1988 with a degree in physics. James became a pilot and flew C-130s and also was a training instructor for the T-37 and the T-6 aircraft.

Coverage

2013-05-29

Rights

Publisher

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

Contributor

Schmehil, Marie (Interviewer)
Caledonia High School (Caledonia, Mich.)

Relation

Veterans History Project (U.S.)

Identifier

SchmehilJ1518V

Format

mp4
pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Date

2017-09-21

Citation

Schmehil, James, “Schmehil, James (Interview outline and video), 2013,” Digital Collections, accessed April 23, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29507.
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