Gibbon, Nebraska


Jay Frink graduated from Gibbon High School and attended Nebraska State Teachers College in Kearney.

Frink enlisted and was stationed in the Pacific until returning to the U.S. for treatment for a heart condition. He died from the heart condition at age 26 in San Antonio, Texas.

Branch of Service

Army Air Force



Military Occupational Specialty


Death Date


Original Source Location

UNK Archives Briggs Collection, Box 23, Folder 4, Envelope 4

Additional Information

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