Class 43-I, Curtis Field, Brady, Texas

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Published: May 1943

This book belonged to John Taylor.

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  • Curtis Field; Brady, Texas, USA (27 items)



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This is one of 22 items in the Flight series.

Added: November 02, 2011

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Class book for basic pilot class 43-I at Curtis Field, Brady, Texas. 317th Army Air Forces Flying Training Detachment.

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[1] Mary Noemarymnoe1924yahoocom (29-May-2013 04:48 PM)

I was 17 in love and engaged to Marvin F Muir...We danced in a big hanger at the graduation part...Marvin was a sweet person...but, because I was going to Inks Dam to train to work on bombers...He went on to advanced training and we lost contat..I've remembered him fondly for through the years...He was truely special.

[2] Mary Noemarymnoe1924yahoocom (29-May-2013 04:51 PM)

To add to the first message..I forgot to mention that my name was Mary Mathis when I was engaged to Marvin......

[3] Pamela Munn (08-Jul-2014 01:19 PM)

Wish you had the class book for 43-H, that is the one my father was in. His name is Gerald Munn. Any chance you will be adding?

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