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Melvin Beltz was drafted into the Army (Air Force) in 1942 and served until 1945 in the 8th Air Force. Interviewed by Clint Bain on Nov 30, 2006, Beltz 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 nine community institutions that received these grants. The transcript from the interview is presented here; the original video copy of the interview is available through the Frank Stull American Legion #152 (Ness City) and through the Kansas State Historical Society.

Creator: Beltz, Melvin
Date: 30 November 2006

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Item Number: 212582
Call Number: World War II Oral Histories Project
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 212582

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