LEATHAM, Dale W. (Major) and MIDDLETON, James (Major)

Call No.: K239.0512-207
IRIS No.: no available
IRIS Tape No.: 00904071
Accessibility: OPEN
Pages/Time: no transcript/0:54
Class: U
Date/Location: 1967/Takhli Royal Thai AFB, Thailand
Interviewers: Unknown
Source: Project CORONA HARVEST Collection
(1967) Oral history interview with Major Leatham and Major Middleton, F-105 pilots in the 355th Tactical Fighter Wing. Leatham discusses standard evaluation; Middleton discusses fragmentary order shop; effect of MiGs on F-105 strikes; ground-controlled intercept setups for MiGs; comments on pod formation, F-4 and F-105 MiG combat air patrol and MiG engagement; F-105 compared to MiG-17 and MiG engagement; F-105 compared to MiG-17 and MiG-21; ordnance used for interdiction and flak suppression.