Michael A. Christopher

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Michael A. Christopher

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Michael Christopher served in the Ninth Air Force on a B-26 bomber with the 344th Bombardment Group "The Silver Streaks" in England.

Items in the Michael A. Christopher Collection

A newspaper clipping of Michael Christopher and the crew of B-26 "Patches" in England, 1944

A photograph of Michael Christopher atop the "Pikes Peak" obstacle on the obstacle course at Scott Field, Illinois, where he was stationed for training in 1943

A photograph of Michael Christopher (left) at the Air Force training center on Scott Field, Illinois, in 1943

A photograph of Michael Christopher (center) at Stansted Air Force base near Stortford, England, where he served with the 344th Bombardment Group, dated 1944

A photograph of the prayer book given to Michael Christopher by his mother that was bound with iron covers on the front and back

A sketch by Jim Davis of the B-26 aircraft flown by Michael Christoper named \"Patches\" by its crew

A digital photograph of Michael Chistopher at the time of his oral history recording in 2007

Michael Christopher's official "Enlistment Record and Report of Separation" for his Honorable Discharge effective 7 September 1945

A color rendering of the official insignia of 344th Bombardment Group "The Silver Streaks"

MCMedals.mp4
A video clip of Michel Christoper discussing his military awards and medals, recorded in 2007

MCOralHistory1.mp3
Part one of Michael Christopher's oral history interview about his experiences during WWII, recorded in 2007

MCOralHistory2.mp3
Part two of Michael Christopher's oral history interview about his experiences during WWII, recorded in 2007

MCOralHistory3.mp3
Part three of Michael Christopher's oral history interview about his experiences during WWII, recorded in 2007