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Beverly Norton Skardon Collection

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Beverly Norton Skardon Collection

Biographical Information

Name:
Beverly Norton Skardon
State of Birth:
LA
Home State:
SC
Gender:
Male
Race:
White

War or Conflict:
World War, 1939-1945
Status:
Veteran
Dates of Service:
1939-1962
Entrance into Service:
Commissioned
Branch of Service:
Army
Unit of Service:
8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division
Location of Service:
Georgia; New York; South Carolina; Germany; Philippines
Highest Rank:
Colonel
Prisoner of War:
Yes
Service History Note:
Skardon fought in the defense of the Philippines.

War or Conflict:
Cold War
Status:
Veteran
Branch of Service:
Army
Location of Service:
Korea
Highest Rank:
Colonel
Prisoner of War:
Unknown

Collection Information

Type of Resource:
Video: DVD [1 item] --Oral history interview
Interviewer:
Bradley King
Contributor:
Bradley King
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/62880
Subjects:
Skardon, Beverly Norton
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Prisoners of War--United States
Cold War--Personal Narratives
United States. Army.
Cite as:
Beverly Norton Skardon Collection
(AFC/2001/001/62880), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit:   1/23/2009

 

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