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Floyd B. Askim Collection

Floyd B. Askim Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Floyd B. Askim
State of Birth:
ND
Home State:
ND
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
Korean War, 1950-1953
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1954-1956
Branch of Service
Army
Unit of Service
Engineer Battalion, 7th Infantry Division
Location of Service
Fort Snelling, Minnesota; Miami Beach, Florida; Chicago, and Scott Field, Illinois; Laredo, Texas; Hammer Field, and March Field, California; Tonopah, Nevada; Pacific Theater; Australia; New Guinea; Dutch East Indies; Philippines; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Highest Rank
Sergeant
Prisoner of War
No

Collection Information
(Not at LOC)

Interviewer:
Roger Ostby
Contributor:
Gerald Newborg
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
State Historical Society of North Dakota
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/61347
Subjects:
Askim, Floyd B.
Korean War, 1950-1953--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Floyd B. Askim Collection
(AFC/2001/001/61347), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Non-LC Repository Location:
State Historical Society of North Dakota
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2022-07-12
 

 

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