Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 8: Southern Airways Company, Southern Airways of Texas

Description:

This volume details the role that the Southern Airways Company played in their contracts for Fort Wolters from 1956-1968. The volume includes biographies of key administrators of Southern Airways, a list of employees, a list of reunion attendees, and a time-line of key events.

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.

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 1929 to 1968
Description:

This volume details the role that the Southern Airways Company played in their contracts for Fort Wolters from 1956-1968. The volume includes biographies of key administrators of Southern Airways, a list of employees, a list of reunion attendees, and a time-line of key events.

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:

322 p. : ill. ; 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 8, Southern Airways Company, Southern Airways of Texas
Partner:
Boyce Ditto Public Library
Collection:
Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
Identifier:
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth25116
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Public