Zapf, Martin L.

Martin L. Zapf

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Oral History Session #1
October 25, 2005
Yardley, Pennsylvania
Shaun Illingworth
Michael Mink
Transcript Production Team:
Domingo Duarte
Michael Mink
Martin L. Zapf
Shaun Illingworth

Recommended Citation:
Zapf, Martin L. Oral History Interview, October 25, 2005, by Shaun Illingworth and Michael Mink, Page #, Rutgers Oral History Archives. Online: Insert URL (Last Accessed: Insert Date).

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Mr. Zapf served as a radio operator on a B-29 based on Tinian during World War II. After being shotdown on 8/8/45, Zapf and his surviving crewmates endured captivity at the hands of the Japanese and were held in Hiroshima shortly after the atomic bomb had destroyed most of the city.