Sam Bissette joined the US Army Air Corps in October 1942 in Wilmington, North Carolina. He attended boot camp at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. His assignment involved S2 intelligence and administrative duties at Shaw Field with the 455th Basic Training Flying Squadron. Bissette saw action in Cherbourg and Lorient, France in and around Southampton, England.


Transcript Number 095
Title: Samuel D. Bissette: Remembering World War II
Interviewee: Samuel D. Bissette
Interviewer: Paul Zarbock
Date of Interview: October 31, 2001
Location of Interview: Wilmington, N.C.
Description: 1 Mini-DV Cassette Tape; sd., col.+ 1 VHS Cassette Tape
Documentation: 1 Typed Transcript
Series: World War II Veterans Oral History Preservation Project
Series: Voices of Experience