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dc.creatorBabcock, Ray, inteviewee
dc.creatorHoopes, Brad, interviewer
dc.creatorNorthern Colorado Veterans History Project, publisher
dc.date.accessioned2018-11-02T13:35:37Z
dc.date.available2018-11-02T13:35:37Z
dc.date.recorded2014-08-02
dc.descriptionBrad Hoopes interviews Ray Babcock on August 2, 2014.
dc.description.abstractOn August 2, 2014 Ray Babcock sat down at his home in Longmont, CO and told of his experiences in both WWII and the Korean War. Ray, born in Lebanon, NH and raised in Vermont, served in the Army Air Corps. He was a waist gunner on a B-17 with the 773rd Bomb Squad, 463rd Bomber Group of the 15th Air Force. On his sixth mission he was shot down and became a POW. After a gap following the war, he re-enlisted in the Air Force and when the Korean War broke out, flew 34 missions in a B-29. He retired after 20 years and then went on to have a 20 year career with IBM. Ray has been married to his lovely wife Dora for 65 years. They have three children, five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
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dc.format.extent1 DVD-ROM; 2 hours 12 minutes 26 seconds
dc.format.mediumborn digital
dc.format.mediummotion pictures (visual works)
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dc.format.mediumdigital moving image formats
dc.format.mediumoral histories (literary works)
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/10217/192760
dc.languageEnglish
dc.publisherColorado State University. Libraries
dc.relationWebsite: http://www.rememberandhonor.com
dc.relation.ispartofNorthern Colorado Veterans History Project
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dc.subjectBabcock, Ray
dc.subject.lcshUnited States. Army. Air Corps
dc.subject.lcshUnited States. Air Force
dc.subject.lcshWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American
dc.subject.lcshWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans -- Colorado
dc.subject.lcshKorean War, 1950-1953 -- Personal narratives, American
dc.subject.lcshKorean War, 1950-1953 -- Veterans -- Colorado
dc.titleRay Babcock: his experiences in World War II and the Korean War, as told in his own words
dc.title.alternativeRay Babcock: Air Corps / Air Force, WWII / Korea / career
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