• College/Year: RC '44
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Nelson, Walter Peter (May 21, 2004)
  • Conflict(s): World War II; Korean War
  • Military Branch & Unit: Army Air Forces; Air Force
  • Theater(s): European; Korean
  • US Air Force: 5th Air Force
  • Air Force Group: 452nd Bomb Group
  • Air Force Squadron: 729th Bomb Squadron


Mr. Nelson served as a B-24 navigator in Italy during WWII and a B-26 navigator in Korea during the Korean War.