Ed Rector interview (video and transcript, 6 of 11), 1991

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Title

Ed Rector interview (video and transcript, 6 of 11), 1991

Contributor

Boring, Frank (interviewer)
Christopher, Frank (director)
Fei Hu Films

Description

Interview of Ed Rector by filmmaker Frank Boring for the documentary, Fei Hu: The Story of the Flying Tigers. Ed Rector served as Vice Squadron Leader of the American Volunteer Group (AVG) 2nd Squadron "Panda Bears." He joined the AVG after discharging his commission from the US Navy, and left the AVG when it was disbanded in 1942. In this tape, Rector discusses how the news of Pearl Harbor and being at war heightened the AVG's operations, in addition to the important role the Chinese personnel played in their endeavor.

Date

1991-05-16

Rights

Publisher

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

Identifier

RHC-88_Rector_Ed_1991-05-16_v06

Format

video/mp4
application/pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Rector, Edward F., “Ed Rector interview (video and transcript, 6 of 11), 1991,” Digital Collections, accessed June 23, 2024, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/42075.
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