- February 9, 1982
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Biographical / Historical
John Cumberland (1924 - ) was born in Yosemite, California in 1924 and grew up in Maryland, later attending the University of Maryland in 1941. After Pearl Harbor, Cumberland enlisted in the Air Force following his years in the University of Maryland’s ROTC program through the Enlisted Reserve Corps. He was in Japan at the beginning of the occupation, waiting to return home to resume his college education.