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Contents of the Collection This small collection is comprised of 59 photographs taken by and featuring Lester Jay Kickland while he was stationed in the Pacific theater during World War II where he helped to build island airfields. The photographs were primarily taken between April and September of 1945 at locations on Iejima (formerly Ie Shima), but may also include images from Iwo Jima and Okinawa. Photographs feature nose art on various types of American aircraft, a coral runway on Iejima as well as other airfields,...
Abstract Elvin L. Lindsay (1920-1999) was born in Potlach, Idaho and served as a pilot in the U.S. Navy during World War II, earning Ace status in 1944. The collection contains four (4) log books, a scrapbook, a small amount of ephemera, and photographs documenting Lindsay's wartime career.
Abstract Fred Losch was a member of United States Marine Fighter Squadron 214 (VMF-214) known as "Black Sheep Squadron" during World War II. The collection contains photographic reproductions, ephemera, and DVDs related to the Black Sheep Squadron during World War II.
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Contents of the Collection The Maynard Wege World War II Photograph Collection is a small collection comprised of a single photo album page with six black-and-white photographs created by Maynard Wege, who served as a United States Army Air Force B-29 mechanic during the World War II Pacific Theatre. Photographs feature an image of a Mount Suribachi on Iwo Jima, an aerial photograph of Hiroshima in late August 1945, a disabled Japanese Mitsibishi J2M3 Raiden fighter found on an airfield near Tokyo, a B-29 squadron...
- Subject: Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945 X
- Bolt, John F. 1
- Boyington, Gregory, 1912-1988 1
- Gililland, George A. 1
- Kickland, Lester Jay, 1921-2011 1
- Lexington (Aircraft carrier : 1943-1991) 1
- Lindsay, Elvin Lester 1
- Losch, Fred 1
- Nachi (Cruiser) 1
- Naval Air Station (Miramar, Calif.) 1
- Pyle, Ernie, 1900-1945 1
- Rosenthal, Joe, 1911-2006 1
- Taylor, Robert 1
- United States. Army Air Forces. Bombardment Wing (VH), 315th 1
- United States. Army. Air Corps 1
- United States. Marine Fighter Squadron, 214th 1
- United States. Naval Reserve 1
- United States. Navy 1
- United States. Navy. Fighting Squadron VF-19 1
- Wege, Maynard 1 ∧ less
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