Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 7: Heliports, Stagefields, Directory

Description:

This volume consists of photographs and diagrams of stage fields such as Sundance, Mustang, Rawhide, Da Nang, Phu Loi, Soc Trang, and many others. The U.S. Army Primary Helicopter School utilized approximately 1,350 square miles of airspace.

Creator(s): Casper, Willie H. Jr.
Location(s):
Creation Date: Unknown
Partner(s):
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection(s):
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
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Creator (Compiler):
Casper, Willie H. Jr.

Jr., Colonel US Army (Ret) ; Former Deputy commander, USAPHC/S

Date(s):
  • Digitized: 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
Place
United States - Texas - Parker County
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1957 to 1972
Description:

This volume consists of photographs and diagrams of stage fields such as Sundance, Mustang, Rawhide, Da Nang, Phu Loi, Soc Trang, and many others. The U.S. Army Primary Helicopter School utilized approximately 1,350 square miles of airspace.

Note:

This multi-volume collection of photographs documents the history of
Fort Wolters from its inception as a National Guard Training Center in
1921 through its high point as the U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training Center/School to its closing, as Fort Wolters, in 1974 The collection was compiled by Col. Willie H. Casper, Jr., from public sources and declassified government photographs and documents. Col. Casper was the deputy commander of Fort Wolters from 1965 to 1971.

Physical Description:

165 p. : ill., map ; 30 cm.

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Keyword(s): U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training School
Series Title: Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Added Title: Fort Wolters History: Volume 7, Heliports, Stagefields, Directory
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth24849
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public