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Higgins enlisted in the Navy in 1944 and served until 1946 in the Melburne Naval Air Station - air gunnery. Interviewed by Marian Poe on Oct 4, 2006, Higgins 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 Rice County Historical Society (Lyons) and through the Kansas State Historical Society.

Creator: Higgins, Raymond E.
Date: October 4, 2006

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Item Number: 213548
Call Number: World War II Oral Histories Project
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213548

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