Kentucky Historical Society

Interview with Albert Wess

Date of Interview: 

Fri, 06/10/2016

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Tuskegee Airmen Normandy

Call Number: 

2016OH01.27

58 minutes. Mr. Wess discusses his early life, the death of his parents, and struggling to survive. He was drafted in the U.S. Army and served in Europe as part of the Red Ball Express. He also discusses racism inside and outside the army. Transcript available.

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