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Minnie Milstein United States Air Force Award

 Collection
Identifier: B205
Minnie Golden Milstein was born in Denver and died in Denver March 5, 1958 at the age of 49. She married Harry Milstein and their son was Michael. Collection contains newspaper clippings, a New York port of entry card, notes and certificate from the United States Air Force to Minnie Milstein for her bravery in saving an airman after a B-29 crashed outside of her home in the Hilltop subdivision, badly damaging the home. She wrapped the airman in a blanket and saved him from burning to death and then gave him and other injured airmen first aid.

Dates

  • 1951-1969

Creator

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (Half legal document box)

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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