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Abstract George Becvar (1909-1990) was born in Denver, Colorado and with his brothers Lou (1908-1984) and Chuck (1904-1986) started Kent Flying Service which ran from approximately 1927-1930 in Kent, Washington. The collection consists of the pilot logbook for George Becvar and a scrapbook that primarily covers George Becvar's 1927-1931 flying career.
Abstract The collection consists of an album containing ten black-and-white photographs featuring early aviators and aircraft in Seattle, Washington.
Abstract Ray (1894-1969) and Leonard (1888-1971) Grimshaw were brothers who served as mechanics during World War I. The collection contains correspondence, military documents, photographs, clippings, newspapers, a diary, and booklets primarily relating to the military service of Ray M. Grimshaw but also includes a small selection of correspondence from his brother, Leonard.
Collection — Folder: 1
Contents of the Collection The John A. Jones Military Aviation materials is a very small collection related to Jones' World War II service from 1942-1945. The collection is comprised of a training certificate from the Boeing Flying Fortress School; three (3) digital reprints of 1940s-era photographs, two (2) of which feature Jones; and photocopies of Jones' Honorable Discharge and military service record. There is also a yearbook, The History of the Army Air Forces 34th Bombardment...
Collection — Box: One
Contents of the Collection The collection relates to the World War II experience of Dwayne W. McLeod, who served as a mechanic during the war. Materials include Boeing School of Aeronautics notes and training documents, a Flight Officer's checklist for the DC-3, aviation decals, and an airmail envelope.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Content Description The Lyden H. Rien Boeing Flying Fortress School Collection consists of materials related to Rien's military service during World War II as a B-17 mechanic. The bulk of the collection consists of U.S. Army Air Corps Technical School training materials from the Boeing Flying Fortress School, part of the Boeing School of Aeronautics, from when Rien trained as a B-17 mechanic in 1942. The materials include a two-volume training manual that is interspersed with handwritten notes and...
Collection — Folder: 1
Content Description The Fred Thibodeaux Flying Fortress School Training Certificate is a small collection consisting of the certification of completion of technical aircraft training at the Boeing Flying Fortress School by Sgt. Fred Thibodeaux dated September 17, 1943. The certificate is accompanied by a grade report and an envelope with Thibodeaux's name inscribed in calligraphy.
- Subject: Aviation mechanics (Persons) X
- Boeing 2
- Boeing Flying Fortress School 2
- Boeing School of Aeronautics (Oakland, Calif.) 2
- Becvar, Chuck, Jr., 1904-1986 1
- Becvar, George, 1906-1990 1
- Becvar, Lou, 1908-1984 1
- Becvar, Robert 1
- Bossuet, Charles A. 1
- Elfendahl, William P. 1
- Grimshaw, Leonard H. 1
- Grimshaw, Ray M. 1
- Hamilton, Charles Keeney, 1885-1914 1
- Hamilton, Thomas F., 1894-1969 1
- Jones, John A. 1
- Kelly Field (Tex.) 1
- Kent Flying Service 1
- King County International Airport 1
- Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 1
- McLeod, Dwayne W., 1915-1943 1
- Munter Field (Kent, Wash.) 1
- Munter, Herbert, 1895-1970 1
- Pacific Air Transport 1
- Rankin School of Flying 1
- Rankin, John Gilbert "Tex", 1894-1947 1
- Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 1
- Rien, Lyden Herman, 1915-1997 1
- Ryan NYP "Spirit of St Louis" 1
- Thibodeaux, Fred 1
- United States. Army Air Forces. Bombardment Group (H), 34th 1
- United States. Army. Air Corps 1
- United States. Army. Air Service. Aero Squadron, 95th 1
- Waco (OH) 1 ∧ less
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