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Helmer Haakenson Collection

Helmer Haakenson Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Helmer Haakenson
 
 
 
 
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1941-?
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Unit of Service
311th Troop Carrier Squadron
Location of Service
Camp Hahn, California; Kodiak, Alaska; Madison, Wisconsin; Chanute Field, Illinois; Boca Raton, Florida; Hawaii
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Service History Note
The veteran served as an anti-aircraft artillery platoon sergeant and as a radar mechanic.

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Type of Resource:
Manuscript: Printed matter [1 item] -- Typewritten document
Video: DVD [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Larry Nelson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Rock County World War II Veterans Project
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/94039
Subjects:
Haakenson, Helmer
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Cite as:
Helmer Haakenson Collection
(AFC/2001/001/94039), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2020-09-29
 

 

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