Harold Huntley Bassett
|Harold Huntley Bassett|
April 1, 1907|
|Died||October 4, 2007(aged 100)|
|Allegiance||United States of America|
|Service/branch||United States Air Force|
Bassett graduated from the United States Military Academy in 1929. First he was assigned to the Corps of Engineers before transferring to the Air Corps. During World War II he served in the Air Weather Service. Later he was given command of the U.S. Air Force Security Service and the United States Taiwan Defense Command. In 1958 he was given command of the Air Weather Service. His retirement was effective as of October 1, 1959.