(USA) Tom Sheppard was born in 1930 in Orange NJ and attended the New York State Maritime Academy for two years. He was drafted into the US Army in 1951, completing Basic and AIT training at Fort Dix NJ. He completed Artillery OCS in 1952 and was commissioned as a Regular Army second lieutenant.
Author(s): Laura M. Calkins, PhD
Item Creation Date: 03 October 2005
Collection: Dr. I. Thomas Sheppard Collection