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Fred Roberts Crawford memoir

Document | Accession Number: 2013.183.1

Consists of one typed memoir, written by Fred Roberts Crawford, describing his wartime experiences as a fighter pilot during World War II, including life on Allied air bases in North Africa and Corsica; flying bombing raids over Italy, France, and Romania; being shot down by friendly fire in one such raid over Hungary; his capture by Hungarian civilians and subsequent imprisonment in Budapest and at Stalag Luft III and Stalag Luft VIII-A prisoner of war camps; and his liberation and subsequent viewing of the nearby Dachau concentration camp.

publication/distribution:  1982-1982
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Gwenyth Crawford Dixon
Record last modified: 2023-02-24 13:39:38
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