Alicia de Jong-Davis
WWI-Mexican Air Force Oral History Project
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Retired sergeant, Mexican military.
Summary of Interview
Part of WWII-Mexican Air Force Oral History Project; recalls employment with Mexican government as foundry man for military industry; solicitation by Mexican president Lázaro Cárdenas for military volunteers; enlistment and training; tour of in Pacific Theater; downing of pilots.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
Length of Transcript
Interview with Alfonso Cuellar Ponce De León by Alicia de Jong-Davis, 1993, "Interview no. 887," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.