Title: John Owen Beauchamp, Jr.

Description: Portrait of John Owen Beauchamp, Jr., a Private First Class in the U.S. Army. Beauchamp was born in Kansas City, Missouri on April 25, 1923. He attended Southwest High School and enlisted in the Army Air Corps on May 13, 1943. In February 1945, he was sent to Germany and killed in action an April 16, 1945. The Silver Star was presented to his wife, Gene Beauchamp.

Date: Circa 1943

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 3 x 4 in.

Collection: Gold Star Mother's Legion Scrapbook (SC68) See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37095

Location: SC68, p. 49

Subject: World War II;

Local Subject: Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City; Beauchamp, John Owen, Jr.

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10020633

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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