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Leland Alden Abercrombie


Lee attended the 8 week Glider Mechanic, Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) 559 course, AAF Technical School Shepard Field, Texas. Lee was a machinist for most of his working career; he was married in 1946 and he and his wife had three children. He was a member of the 437th TCG Association and appeared on their rosters from 1988 through 2007.


Units served with

Associated Place

  • Ramsbury

    Military site : airfield
    Planned as an RAF operational training station, Ramsbury was allocated while under construction to the Eighth Air Force as a transport base. Built during 1942, it had eventually three concrete runways, 28 pan and 24 loop hardstandings, and two T2...


Event Location Date
Born 19 March 1924
Enlisted 29 December 1942
Died 9 July 2006


Date Contributor Update
18 April 2018 13:31:37 jaxticotribute Changes to biography

437th TCG Reunion book rosters

Date Contributor Update
18 April 2018 09:52:11 jaxticotribute Changes to biography

WD AGO Form 100

Date Contributor Update
18 April 2018 09:35:15 jaxticotribute Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nickname, nationality, service number, highest rank, role, biography, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations

L. Abercrombie Separation Document - WD AGO Form 100
NARA AAD Enlistment Records
US GenealogyBank Obituaries