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T/Sgt. James Arthur Phillips - 353rd Squadron

As part of the Veterans History Project for the American Folklife Center of The Library of Congress, James Arthur Phillips of the 301st BG 353rd BS generously contributed the following:

James Phillips

Biographical Infomation

Name: James Arthur Phillips

Date of Birth: 1924

Place of Birth: Chattanooga, TN

Gender: Male

Race: Unspecified

Home State: TN

War or Conflict: World War II, 1939-1946

Status: Veteran

Dates of Service: 1942-1945

Entrance into Service:

Branch of Service: Army Air Forces/Corps

Unit of Service: 353rd Bomb Squadron, 301st Bomb Group, 5th Wing, 15th Air Force

Location of Service: Keesler Field, Biloxi, Mississippi; Sioux Falls Army Air Base, South Dakota; Boca Raton, Florida; Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina; Newport News, Virginia; Casablanca, Morocco; Algiers, Algeria; Tunis, Tunisia; Cerignola and Foggia, Italy; Fort Knox, Kentucky

Highest Rank: Technical Sergeant

Prisoner of War: No

Service Related Injury: No

Collection Information

Type of Resource: Manuscript: Military papers (orders, personnel/201 files, etc) [2 items] Photograph: Mixed (Multiple types of photographs) [4 items] Video: Betacam SP [2 items] --Oral history interview

Interviewer: Tony Mavredes

Donor: Sarah Bowen

Donor Affiliation/Organization: WRCB-TV Channel 3

Collection #: AFC/2001/001/ 5934

Subjects: Phillips, James World War II, 1939-1946 -- Personal Narratives United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.

Cite as: James Phillips Collection (AFC/2001/001/5934), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress








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