Oral History Interview with Norman Apelt, September 23, 2001

Description:

Interview with with Norman Apelt, an airplane mechanic during World War II. He discusses his service in the US Army Air Corps as an airplane mechanic in Pampa, Texas. After the war ended, Apelt was assigned duty in occupied Japan.

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Location(s):
Creation Date: September 23, 2001
Partner(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection(s):
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Texas Oral History Collection
World War Two Collection
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Fredericksburg, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: September 23, 2001
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Gray County - Pampa
Place
Japan
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Interview with with Norman Apelt, an airplane mechanic during World War II. He discusses his service in the US Army Air Corps as an airplane mechanic in Pampa, Texas. After the war ended, Apelt was assigned duty in occupied Japan.

Physical Description:

1 sound recording : digital

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Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | B-25 bombers | WWII
Partner:
National Museum of the Pacific War/Admiral Nimitz Foundation
Collection:
National Museum of the Pacific War Oral History Collection
Collection:
Texas Oral History Collection
Collection:
World War Two Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: OH00248
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204478
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204478
Resource Type: Sound
Format: Audio