Judge Charles Older interview (video and transcript), 1991

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Title

Judge Charles Older interview (video and transcript), 1991

Description

Interview (video and transcript) of "Judge" Older by filmmaker Frank Boring for the documentary, Fei Hu: The Story of the Flying Tigers. Charles "Judge" Older trained as a pilot in Long Beach and Pensacola, earning his Navy wings in 1940. He then served in the Marine Fighting Squadron One and was qualified in gunnery, dive bombing, and carrier landings. Older joined the American Volunteer Group (AVG) in August 1941 and sailed to Burma. He served as a Flight Leader for the 3rd Squadron "Hell's Angels," and participated in the squadron's first combat over Rangoon where he downed two enemy aircraft. By the time the AVG disbanded in 1942, he had 10 total victories.

Coverage

1991-04-26

Rights

Contributor

Boring, Frank
Christopher, Frank
Fei Hu Films

Identifier

RHC-88_Older_Judge_1991-04-26

Format

video/mp4
application/pdf

Type

video
text

Language

eng

Citation

Older, Charles H., “Judge Charles Older interview (video and transcript), 1991,” Digital Collections, accessed January 24, 2018, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/29967.
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