Category Archives: Keith B. MacDonald’s Military Service

January 1941: End of Military Life – using his skills here on the homefront…

At the beginning of 1941 Keith was working at Boeing.  He received a form letter in the mail dated 4 January, 1941 titled Headquarters of the Ninth Corps Area out of San Francisco. It stated in Item #2 “REGARDLESS OF … Continue reading

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Seeking Work at the Puget Sound Navy Yard – Bremerton…1940

Keith must have been checking around for potential work in 1940 because he received a letter from the Labor Board of the Puget Sound Navy Yard in Bremerton, Washington on 29 August, 1940. They wrote back that they had no … Continue reading

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Working for Boeing 1938 to April of 1941

According to Keith’s employment records he states that he was working at Boeing from 1938 to April of 1941.  The address for Boeing at that time was 200 West Michigan in Seattle as written on the documents. We know that … Continue reading

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Returning to the 91st Observation Squadron at Ft. Lewis, Washington and into the Regular Army and Settling in Seattle, Washington

On August 2, 1938 Keith B. MacDonald was Honorably Discharged by Guy H. Gale, Major, Air Corps, Officer in Charge. He promptly re-enlisted for three more years with the 91st Observation Squadron. His paperwork was signed by E.L. Hooper, Colonel, … Continue reading

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