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By Joe Thomas
Ledger Editor 

WWI and WWII uniforms added to the Thomas E. McMillan Museum

Lufkin family donates uniforms to honor their father and grandfather


May 27, 2021

Joe Thomas

Pat Lufkin hands over uniforms to Don Sales at the museum

Atmore native Jack Curtis Lufkin died Feb. 26 at the age of 94, after serving his country and his state and especially loving his family. Lufkin's legacy and the legacy of his father Sewell Mariotte Lufkin, Sr., will continue to live inside the Thomas E. McMillan Museum on the Brewton campus of Coastal Alabama Community College through a gift from the family of Sewell's World War I Army uniform and Jack's World War II Navy uniform.

Jack Lufkin's daughter, Pat, said after her father's death and during the cleaning-out period they found the two old military uniforms.

"We really didn't know wh...

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