Chester Stevens was inducted into the U.S. Army Air Corps in November of 1942. He received basic training at Keesler Field in Biloxi, Mississippi, and was then stationed at Chanute Field in Chicago. In November of 1943 he was deployed to the European Theater, landing at Southampton, England.
Stevens spent two years in England, assigned to the motor pool at the U.S. Air Force Base in Bury St. Edmonds. He returned home in March of 1946.
Transcript Number 056
Title: Chester Stevens: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Chester Stevens
Interviewer: Ray Wyche
Date of Interview: May 21, 2001
Location of Interview: Whiteville, N.C.
Description: 1Mini-DV Cassette Tape; sd., col. + 1VHS Cassette Tape
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience