Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 19: Foreign Students Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Pictorial History of Fort Wolters, Volume 19: Foreign Students
  • Series Title Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
  • Added Title Fort Wolters History: Volume 19, Foreign Students

Creator

  • Compiler: Casper, Willie H., Jr.
    Creator Type: Personal

Date

  • Digitized: 2008-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This volume features photographs of foreign military students attending the U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training School. Students came from Australia, United Kingdom, Burma, Chile, France, Germany, Guatemala, Indonesia, Iran, Italy, Laos, Malaysia, Mexico, Pakistan, Peru, Turkey, and Vietnam.
  • Physical Description: 167 p. : ill. ; 30 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Camp Wolters (Tex.)
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Fort Wolters (Tex.)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Forts
  • Keyword: U.S. Army Primary Helicopter Training School

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Palo Pinto County
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Start Date: 1958
  • End Date: 1965

Collection

  • Name: Pictorial History of Fort Wolters
    Code: PHFW

Institution

  • Name: Boyce Ditto Public Library
    Code: BDPL

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Note

  • Display 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.