PFC Hugh Brannum US Marine Corps (Served 1944-1945)
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PFC Hugh Brannum
US Marine Corps
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Short Bio: Best remembered as Mr Green Jeans on “Captain Kangaroo”, While in college at Redlands University, he became interested in jazz, and after graduation, played bass in various bands on the West Coast and occasionally at a local radio station. During World War II, he enlisted in the US Marine Corps, and joined a Marine band led by Bob Crosby, brother of famed singer Bing Crosby.