Alicia de Jong-Davis
Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee
Member of 21st Squdron, Mexican Air Force.
Summary of Interview
Part of WWII-Mexican Air Force Oral History Project; recalls military duty at Plaza de la Paz, Isla Margarita, and Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico; training at U.S. naval base in San Diego, California; combat experiences in Pacific Theater; recounts incident of nearly running out of fuel while piloting fighter airplane in Philippines; piloting of aircraft for Mexican government.
Date of Interview
Length of Interview
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Interview with Julio Cal Y Mayor by Alicia de Jong-Davis, 1993, "Interview no. 886," Institute of Oral History, University of Texas at El Paso.