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Leonard Ray Cain Collection

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Leonard Ray Cain Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Leonard Ray Cain
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
TX
Gender
Male
Race
White

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1942-1945
Entrance into Service
Drafted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
7th Troop Carrier Squadron, 62nd Troop Carrier Group
Location of Service
Sheppard Field, Texas; Lubbock, Texas; Fort Bragg, North Carolina; North Africa; Italy; France; European Theater
Battles/Campaigns
Sicily, Rome-Arno, Naples, Foggia, Southern France
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran served as a glider mechanic.

View Digital CollectionCollection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [1 item] -- Handwritten document
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Reference copy
Interviewer:
David Barton
Contributor:
David Barton
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
American Red Cross, North Texas Region
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/85300
Subjects:
Cain, Leonard Ray
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Leonard Ray Cain Collection
(AFC/2001/001/85300), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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