8th Air Force Hist. Soc., Oregon Chapter
The Oregon Chapter of the 8th Air Force Historical Society's oral history collection contains over thirty video recordings of veterans's stories and talks at chapter meetings. The videos cover topics from women in the military to combat in in WWII, Korea, and Vietnam. Audience participation at the meetings befure and during the talks adds multiple voices and experiences to the stories.
Please note: Due to the need to expand our server space, the Oregon Chapter of the 8th Air Force Historical Society's collection is not yet available. The expansion is expected to take place in summer 2017. Please check back to access the collection.
The Oregon Chapter of the 8th Air Force Historical Society consists of many people who flew in combat over Europe in the 8th Air Force. Additional combat veterans of WW II are in the organization as well as members who saw combat on land, sea and air from military conflicts in Korea, Vietnam, Gulf War, and Iraq / Afghanistan.