Decatur County

James E. Baughman





Airman James E. Baughman

Airman James E. Baughman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Leo. W. Baughman of near Leon is completing his AF basic airman indoctrination course at Lackland Air Force Base, the “Gateway to the Air Force.” Lockland, situated near San Antonio, is the world’s largest air force base, site of Air Force basic training, for men and women, headquarters of the Human Resource Research Center, and home of AF’s Officer's Candidate School.

Source: Decatur County Women's Auxilary WWII Scrapbook; Submission by Decatur County Historical Museum, Leon IA, Sara Rose Joan LeFleur, June of 2016