Avenger Field Yearbook, Class 44-W-9

One of 9 yearbooks in the title: Avenger Field Yearbook available on this site.

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Book documenting the 44-W-9 class of women pilots at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas. It includes graduating students, instructors, and other information about the class and the program.

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[60] p. : ill., ports ; 28 cm.

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Avenger Field (Sweetwater, Tex.) 1944.

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This yearbook is part of the collection entitled: World War Two Collection and two others and was provided by National WASP WWII Museum to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this yearbook can be viewed below.

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National WASP WWII Museum

Located at Avenger Field in Nolan County Texas, the WASP World War II Museum commits to preserving the legacy of the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) of WWII. As a teaching museum, it features archives, exhibits, and oral histories that record a significant period in history when women dared to break barriers and contribute to victory.

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Book documenting the 44-W-9 class of women pilots at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas. It includes graduating students, instructors, and other information about the class and the program.

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[60] p. : ill., ports ; 28 cm.

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World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

National WASP WWII Museum

Bringing the history of the Women Airforce Service Pilots to life, these archives represent the role of the flight school in training women pilots to fly military planes and show how WASPs responded socially and professionally to new challenges brought by war. Included are financial documents, photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, pilots' logs, and flight manuals.

Abilene Library Consortium

Featuring thousands of newspapers, photographs, sound recordings, technical drawings, and much more, this diverse collection tells the story of Texas through the preservation and exhibition of valuable resources.

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  • 1944

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • June 7, 2018, 7:20 p.m.

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  • July 27, 2018, 3:32 p.m.

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Avenger Field (Sweetwater, Tex.). Avenger Field Yearbook, Class 44-W-9, yearbook, 1944; Sweetwater, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1010173/: accessed November 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting National WASP WWII Museum.