Pampa Army Air Field
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- Ben Guttery
Published: Army and Navy Publishing Company of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1943
This book belonged to Staff Sergeant Harold L. Johnson, pictured on page 35. It includes a personal to him from someone named Mildred, probably a local resident.
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- 1094th Guard: 1094th Guard Squadron
- 1101st Training: 1101st Two Engine Flying Training Squadron
- 1102nd Training: 1102nd Advanced Flying Training Squadron
- 328th Aviation: 328th Aviation Squadron
- 385th Band: 385th Army Air Forces Band
- 454th HQ: 454th Base Headquarters and Air Base Squadron
- 517th Service: 517th Service Squadron
- 73rd HQ: 73rd Base Headquarters and Air Base Squadron
- 73rd Training: 73rd Two Engine Flying Training Group
- 74th Training: 74th Two Engine Flying Training Squadron
- 852nd Training: 852nd Two Engine Flying Training Squadron
- 853rd Training: 853rd Two Engine Flying Training Squadron
- 908th Quartermaster: 908th Quartermaster Company
- History of Base - Includes a history of the base or facility
- Owner - Includes the name of the original owner
- Photos of Local Area - Includes pictures of the local community
- Pampa Army Flying School; Pampa, Texas, USA
- Ben Guttery
- Private Collection
- Wings Over America
Added: December 12, 2013
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Army Air Forces Collection, "Pampa Army Air Field: Pampa, Texas" (item 000493), AAF Collection, http://AAFCollection.info/items/list.php?item=000493 (accessed 23 September 2017).
Base personnel book for the Pampa Army Air Field, Pampa, Texas.
Pages common to all publications in the "Wings Over America" series.
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 John E Velehradsky (31-May-2017 08:13 AM)
As a youngster in 1943-44, I traveled to Pampa Air Field twice to visit my brother, who was training to be a pilot. I recall the wooden sidewalks, the tar paper buildings, the recreation area with its Coke machine and pool tables. We stayed at the hotel pictured in the book. I also recall a huge pile of grain covering the street in Pampa. We traveled by Burlington train from Omaha to Kansas City and by the Santa Fe from Kansas City to Pampa.
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