Carroll J. Story [RG3898.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG3898.AM:  Carroll J. Story, 1920-2011

History, etc.:  1945, n.d. 
Lincoln, Lancaster County, Nebraska:  World War II airman
Size:  One folder

BACKGROUND NOTE

Born April 29, 1920, at Holdrege, Nebraska, Carroll J. Story graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University.  He served with the 52nd Fighter Control Squadron during World War II.  Carroll received a battlefield commission to 2nd Lt. and was awarded the Bronze Star.  After the war, he returned to Nebraska, where he worked as an engineer with the Nebraska Department of Roads for thirty-four years.  Carroll J. Story died in Omaha, Nebraska, on March 5, 2011.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

This collection consists of one folder containing a typescript history entitled, "The Fifty Second Fighter Control Squadron."  The history was written, arranged and typed by Ben F. Schumard.  Communication articles were written by Leo D. Topolski, and photography work handled by Clyde J. Steele.  Photographs of squadron members are pasted throughout the history.  Also included is a roster of enlisted men and officers in the Fifty Second Fighter Control Squadron.

INVENTORY

History, "The Fifty Second Fighter Control Squadron," no date
Roster of the Fifty Second Fighter Control Squadron, 1945

 

Subject headings:

Schumard, Ben F., 1920-1966
Solders -- Nebraska
Steele, Clyde J.
Story, Carroll J., 1920-2011
Topolski, Leo D., 1915-2000
United States -- Army Air Forces -- Fighter Control Squadron, 52nd -- History
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States

 

TMM     11-23-2020

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