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dc.contributor.authorNewberry, James
dc.contributor.otherHicks, Crawford
dc.coverage.spatialZagan, Poland
dc.identifier.citationCrawford Hicks Interview, 2016-03-23, Legacy Series Oral History Program, 2013-, KSU/14/05/03/001, Museum of History and Holocaust Education, Kennesaw State University.
dc.descriptionBorn in Kentucky in 1921, Crawford Hicks piloted a B-17 Flying Fortress on nine missions over Germany during World War II. On his tenth mission Hicks was shot down and imprisoned in Stalag Luft III. Liberated by General George Patton’s Third Army in 1945, Hicks worked for the Air Force’s Office of Special Investigation (OSI) after the war. He lives in Warner Robins, Georgia, and recorded his oral history interview at Kennesaw State University in March 2016.
dc.description.abstractOral history interview of WWII veteran Crawford Hicks.
dc.rightsThe digital reproductions on this site are provided for research consultation and scholarly purposes only. To request permission to publish, reproduce, publicly display, broadcast, or distribute this material in any format outside of fair use please contact the Museum of History and Holocaust Education or the Kennesaw State University Archives.
dc.subjectHicks, Crawford.
dc.subjectWorld War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations.
dc.subjectVideo recordings
dc.subjectStalag Luft III
dc.subjectUnited States. Air Force. Office of Special Investigations.
dc.subjectOral histories.
dc.titleCrawford Hicks Interview

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