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Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.)


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Gertrude Blair Women's Army Corps paper

Collection number: ahc.MSS1094
Scope and Content The bulk of this collection consists of personal correspondence to and from Gertrude Blair, dated 1943-1956 that describe the daily activities of her WAC service. They include her time at Archer Field in Brisbane, Australia; Hollandia, Dutch New Guinea, later renamed Jayapura (Indonesia); and Manilia, Philippines. Other documents include individual soldier records, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, military publications, event programs and a publication titled WACS...
Dates: 1943-1989; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1945

Virginia Broome Waterer papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS940
Scope and Content This collection includes documents from the education, personal life, and career of Virginia Marion Broome Waterer. Materials include report cards; school certificates and programs; newspaper clippings; membership cards; church bulletins; newsletters; a plan for the Virginia-Highland Civic Association; a history of the residence at 900 Arlington Place; and programs from the New Era Study Club. Of particular note are papers regarding her work in the Women's Service Pilots (WASP) during World...
Dates: 1912-1999, undated

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Air pilots, Military -- Training of -- United States 1
Citizens' associations -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Education -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
Women air pilots -- Georgia -- Atlanta 1
World War, 1939-1945 1