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George Logue transcript

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2002 Box, Folder: 02.0412 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-02.0412

Scope and Contents

This oral history interview transcript relates to George Logue,  an aerial gunner armament specialist on a B-24 assigned to the 15th Air Force.  Logue discusses his bombing missions over Europe, being shot down, life as a prisoner of war, and his brief service with the British 5th Army.

Dates

  • Created: 1943-1945
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1944
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/07/2002

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Biographical or Historical Information

George Logue (served 1943-45) relates his experience as an aerial gunner in the Army Air Corps and a prisoner of war at Stalag Luft IV in the European Theater of World War II.  Logue was shot down in 1944 over Austria and spent several months in prison camps before escaping and fighting briefly in the British 5th Army.

Extent

1.00 folders

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Creator.

Source of Acquisition

George Logue

Method of Acquisition

Donation

Title
George Logue transcript
Author
Craig Whittington
Date
12/13/2017
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Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Institute on WWII and the Human Experience Repository