Subject Source: Local sources
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Melvin Magidson transcript
File — Single Folder Collections - 2001 Box 11 (01.0278-01.0305), Folder: 01.0285 - Folder 1
Scope and Contents
This oral history interview transcript pertains to Melvin Magidson, who was inducted into the U.S. Army Air Force in February of 1943 and was discharged in October of 1945 with the rank of lieutenant. In the transcript, Magidson mostly recounts various Air Force bases that he trained at throughout Florida, Georgia, Alabama, and the northeast. Magidson never served overseas due to the war in Europe and in the Pacific both ending shortly after the end of his training.
Dates: September 14, 1999; Event: Majority of material found within February 1943 - October 1945; Other: Date accessioned: 2001-07-26