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Document | Accession Number: 2015.165.1

Memoir, typescript, 47 pages with photographs, as dictated by Alex Kozlowski to his niece, Anne Marie Davis. In the memoir, Kozlowski describes his childhood in Lwów, including his life there during the German occupation, his escape with his aunt to Warsaw, liberation, life in post-war Krakow and in displaced persons camps in Austria and Germany, and his immigration to the United States. He also describes his service in the United States Air Force from 1948 to 1968, including tours of duty with counter-intelligence corps in West Germany during the Cold War, and with a unit that rescued downed airmen during the Vietnam War.

Collection Subtitle
As told to Anne Marie Davies
Language
English
Extent
47 pages.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
Gift of Rachelle Balaban, 2015.
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Record last modified: 2017-06-06 08:42:00
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