Raw Footage
George C. Henry Interview
Title
World War II Oral Histories
Producing Organization
Louisiana Public Broadcasting
Contributing Organization
Louisiana Public Broadcasting (Baton Rouge, Louisiana)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/17-117m16jx
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Description
An oral history interview conducted on September 11, 2007, with George C. Henry, a B-24 flight engineer for the 716th Squadron of the 449th Bomb Group of the Army Air Corps during World War II. Henry flew in 50 combat missions over Europe in 1944. He discusses: his training; flying combat missions over Italy during the Battle of Anzio, a ball-bearing plant in Austria, the Ploesti oil fields in Romania, and an aircraft factory in Germany; his return home from the war; and the research he has conducted as the historian for the 449th Bomb Group.
Date
2007-09-11
Genres
Interview
Topics
History
War and Conflict
Subjects
War: North African and European Theatres; World War II
Rights
Louisiana Educational Television Authority/Louisiana Public Broadcasting. Restricted Use. For permission or licensing information contact: comments@lpb.org
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:30:00
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Credits
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Interviewee: Henry, George C.
Producing Organization: Louisiana Public Broadcasting
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Louisiana Public Broadcasting
Identifier: LWW2H-18 (Louisiana Public Broadcasting Archives)
Format: DVCAM: Sony
Generation: Original footage
Duration: 00:30:00
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Citations
Chicago: “George C. Henry Interview; World War II Oral Histories,” 2007-09-11, Louisiana Public Broadcasting, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed December 11, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_17-117m16jx.
MLA: “George C. Henry Interview; World War II Oral Histories.” 2007-09-11. Louisiana Public Broadcasting, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. December 11, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_17-117m16jx>.
APA: George C. Henry Interview; World War II Oral Histories. Boston, MA: Louisiana Public Broadcasting, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_17-117m16jx