W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Memoir

Title

W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Memoir

Description

The W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Memoir, held by the Archives of Appalachia at East Tennessee State University, consists of a spiral-bound typescript of Lancaster's World War II memoirs related to his military service titled, "A Military Adventure, 1943-1944-1945 for My Four Daughters." Lancaster completed the writing of his wartime reminiscence in 1997. The memoir describes Lancaster's experiences as a gunner aboard B-29 bombers in the Asian and Pacific theatres during World War II, including bombing missions into China and Japan.

Creator

Lancaster, W. Hanes (Walter Hanes), 1924-2014 (Person)

Source

W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Memoir, Archives of Appalachia, East Tennessee State University

Rights

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Identifier

0539

Files

Citation

Lancaster, W. Hanes (Walter Hanes), 1924-2014 (Person), “W. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. Memoir,” Archives of Appalachia, accessed June 25, 2022, https://archivesofappalachia.omeka.net/items/show/12428.