William Russell Blizzard

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William Russell Blizzard (18 Jan. 1912 - 8 Sept. 2000) of Franklin, West Virginia enlisted in the United States Air Force in 1942. He was first sent to the Air Corps Technical School, Keesler Field, Mississippi for testing and training and thereafter worked as a technical specialist, repairing equipment, supervising, inspecting, and other duties throughout World War II. In late 1942 he was transferred to airbases in Florida, then to Utah in 1944, and finally to Hawaii in 1944-1945. As T/Sergeant Blizzard was honorably discharged in 1945 and subsequently returned home to West Virginia. Blizzard died at Franklin, West Virginia in 2000.

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