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Born enlisted in the Navy and served on the U.S.S. Shangri-La. Interviewed by Nancy Porter on Sep 14, 2007, Born talked about military experiences in the Second World War. The 2005 Kansas Legislature passed a bill funding the WWII Veterans Oral History grant program. This transcript is from one of the community institutions receiving grants. The transcript of the interview is presented here; the original video copy of the interview is available through the Watkins Community Museum of History (Lawrence) and through the Kansas State Historical Society.

Creator: Born, Francis
Date: September 14, 2007

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Item Number: 212283
Call Number: World War II Oral Histories Project
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 212283

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