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Joseph E. Borst interview

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Joseph E. Borst interview

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40 mins

Abstract

Interview with Joseph Borst, first selectman of Newtown. He was born in Long Island. Helped with Victory Gardens and was an aircraft spotter. Enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1944. Went to Fort Dix and sent to Biloxi MS for pilot training but found out on the way that the war was over in Europe.

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13_ww2_oh_borst.mp3
ww2_oh_borst.mp3

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Citation

Borst, Joseph and Chris. Hogeland. “Joseph E. Borst interview.” Veterans of World War II Oral Histories. Brian Stevens, Archivist and Special Collections Librarian, 4 July 2017. Accessed on the Web: 21 Oct. 2018.

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