[Photograph 2012.201.B0223.0746]

Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "M-Sgt. Llewellyn M. Chilson is a hard man to kill and he has a chest full of medals and many scars to prove it. One of the Army's most decorated soldiers, Sgt. Chilson two years ago last May survived a holocaust that few care to remember-- the crash of a giant C124 Golbemaster which claimed the lives of 18 men, including 12 Fort Sill soldiers."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Comanche County - Lawton
Creation Date: January 24, 1963
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 12
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: January 24, 1963
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Comanche County - Lawton
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
January 24, 1963
Description:

Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "M-Sgt. Llewellyn M. Chilson is a hard man to kill and he has a chest full of medals and many scars to prove it. One of the Army's most decorated soldiers, Sgt. Chilson two years ago last May survived a holocaust that few care to remember-- the crash of a giant C124 Golbemaster which claimed the lives of 18 men, including 12 Fort Sill soldiers."

Note:

PublishDate: T-01-24-63

Note:

Credit: Oklahoma Times

Physical Description:

1 photograph

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Keyword(s): Chilson Llewellyn M (T Sgt) | Malvern, Pa. | 45Th Div | Oklahoma Times photographs
Source: Oklahoma Times, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 01-24-63
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0223.0746
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc198877
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image