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Leaford Bearskin Collection

Leaford Bearskin Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Leaford Bearskin
State of Birth:
OK
Home State:
OK
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1939-1960
Entrance into Service
Enlisted
Branch of Service
Army Air Forces/Corps
Location of Service
March Field, California; Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska; Williams Field, Arizona; Japan; New Guinea
Highest Rank
Lieutenant Colonel
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran flew 46 missions.

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1952-1953

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Robert Markman
Contributor:
Steven Wagner
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Missouri Southern State University
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/52822
Subjects:
Bearskin, Leaford
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army Air Forces/Corps.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
Cite as:
Leaford Bearskin Collection
(AFC/2001/001/52822), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2021-04-29
 

 

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