Alexander D. Henderson III facts for kids
On August 4, 1943, Henderson was drafted into the United States Army during World War II at the Newark, New Jersey. Henderson transferred to the United States Army Air Forces (AAF) in 1944 as Private first class as a photographer.
He was stationed with the 52d Bombardment Squadron, one of the original squadrons of the 29th Bombardment Group. He was in a cadet program for flyers at Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania. He was stationed in Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, and Guam.
Henderson was discharged from military service by honorable discharge on March 8, 1946 at Fort Dix, New Jersey.
Henderson died at his home in Carmel Valley Village, California on May 12, 2020 at the age of 96.
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