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major , United States Army

Leslie Dean BASKIN, Major, United States Army.


BASKIN, Leslie Dean was born on July 2, 1886 in Florence, South Carolina, United States. Son of William M. and Rozamia (Leslie) Baskin.


Presbyterian High School, 1906. University of Pennsylvania, Doctor of Dental Surgery, 1911. Army Sanitary School, France, 1918.

Medical Field Service School, 1923. Army Dental School, ] 924.


Captain, District of Columbia, United States Army. 1918; Major, District of Columbia, 1919. Lion, discharged December 1919.

D. Surgeon, 1917; First Lieutenant, District of Columbia, 1918 Captain, 1919. Major. 1929. Division Dental Surgeon 82nd Division, American Expeditionary Forces Engagements: St. Mihiel, Meuse-Argonne. Base Dental Surgeon, Bordeaux, 1919.


Member of Hampton Lodge. South Carolina Northern 204-P.M. Campbell Chapter Northern 31.

Chephas Council Northern 13, P.T.M. Florence Commandery; Wvo. Consistory; Omar Drum Corps.

Sojourners (President, 1926-1928). Acacia Fraternity, Franklin Chapter. Army Athletic Association.

American Dental Association. Association of Military Dental Surgeons of the United States. American Legion. Club: Creative Commons Golf.


Spouse L. Alma Rockey, December 15, 1915, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.