Oral History Interview with Boyd K. Miller, January 21, 2003

Description:

Interview with Boyd K. Miller, a draftsman and pilot during World War II. He discusses being drafted out of college and working as an artist and draftsman. Since he studied art in college, he worked on diagrams and charts. He then transferred to the Air Corps to become a pilot and trained in Pennsylvania, Mississippi, Alabama, New York, Georgia, Florida and Texas.

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Creation Date: January 21, 2003
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: January 21, 2003
Coverage:
Place
United States - Pennsylvania
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United States - New York
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United States - Florida
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United States - Texas
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United States - Alabama
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United States - Mississippi
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United States - Georgia
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Interview with Boyd K. Miller, a draftsman and pilot during World War II. He discusses being drafted out of college and working as an artist and draftsman. Since he studied art in college, he worked on diagrams and charts. He then transferred to the Air Corps to become a pilot and trained in Pennsylvania, Mississippi, Alabama, New York, Georgia, Florida and Texas.

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1 sound recording : digital

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Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | WWII | military training | pilot training
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: OH00812
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204489
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth204489
Resource Type: Sound
Format: Audio