Bill Schaper interview (video and transcript, 4 of 4), 1991

Files

Title

Bill Schaper interview (video and transcript, 4 of 4), 1991

Contributor

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

Description

Interview of Bill Schaper by filmmaker Frank Boring for the documentary Fei Hu: The Story of the Flying Tigers. Bill Schaper was Crew Chief for the American Volunteer Group (AVG) 1st Squadron "Adam and Eves." He joined the AVG in 1941 after serving in the US Army as a Staff Sergeant in the 77th Pursuit Squadron. It was his responsibility to maintain the aircrafts. In this tape, Schaper discusses discusses the last days of the AVG and his experience returning to the United States along with the hero's welcome they received.

Date

1991-04-23

Rights

Publisher

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

Identifier

RHC-88_Schaper_Bill_1991-04-23_v04

Format

video/mp4
application/pdf

Type

Moving Image
Text

Language

eng

Citation

Schaper, Wilfred E., “Bill Schaper interview (video and transcript, 4 of 4), 1991,” Digital Collections, accessed May 29, 2024, https://digitalcollections.library.gvsu.edu/document/42102.
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