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First Lieutenant Crockett enlisted in the Army (Infantry) in 1937 and served until 1945 in the Company B, 137th Army Infantry, Air Transport Command. Interviewed by Loren Pennington on Apr 30, 2006, Crockett talked about military experiences in the Second World War. The 2005 Kansas Legislature passed a bill funding the WWII Veterans Oral History grant program. This transcript is from one of the nine community institutions that received these grants. The transcript from the interview is presented here; the original audio copy of the interview is available through the Emporia State University (Flint Hills) and through the Kansas State Historical Society.

Creator: Crockett, Walter Hobson
Date: 30 April 2006

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Item Number: 211319
Call Number: World War II Oral Histories Project
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211319

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