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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
Military 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
Military 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.
Prisoner 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: 2009-01-23
 

 

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