Oral History Interview with Alan W. Saunders, October 8, 2004

Description:

Interview with Alan W. "Buck" Saunders of New Braunfels, Texas, a veteran of the Army Air Force during World War Two. The interview includes Saunders' personal experiences while in the Air Force, including the China-Burma-India Theater and memories of flying cargo to China over the Himalayas. Mr. Saunders also talks about life before and after his service.

Creator(s):
Location(s):
Creation Date: October 8, 2004
Partner(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
World War Two Collection
Texas Oral History Collection
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
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Creator (Interviewer):
Creator (Interviewee):
Saunders, Alan W.

Alan W. "Buck" Saunders

Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Fredericksburg, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: October 8, 2004
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Comal County - New Braunfels
Place
China
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1938 to October 8, 2004
Description:

Interview with Alan W. "Buck" Saunders of New Braunfels, Texas, a veteran of the Army Air Force during World War Two. The interview includes Saunders' personal experiences while in the Air Force, including the China-Burma-India Theater and memories of flying cargo to China over the Himalayas. Mr. Saunders also talks about life before and after his service.

Note:

Transcribed on November 1, 2004 in Harbor City, California.

Physical Description:

21 p. ; 28 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | authors
Contributor(s):
Partner:
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2011
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Collection:
Texas Oral History Collection
Collection:
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: NMPW_OH_Saunders
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth193886
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text