The Alert Room at New Castle Army Air Base (NCAAB)

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Title

The Alert Room at New Castle Army Air Base (NCAAB)

Subject

Women air pilots -- United States

Description

Black and white photograph of five WAFS pilots, all in uniform and seated. Gertrude Meserve [left] and Nancy Batson [right] sit on the floor with Betty Gillies seated on the arm of a flowered chair, all looking at a map on the floor. Dorothy Fulton sits in a chair with a cigarette in hand, with Esther Nelson seated in the background reading a book. Taken in the alert room at New Castle Army Air Base (NCAAB).

Source

IWASM Photo Archives

Date

ca. 1940s

Contributor

Donated by Betty Gillies

Rights

Online access is provided for research purposes only. For rights and reproduction requests contact the International Women's Air & Space Museum at info@iwasm.org

Identifier

Original Photo No. 280

Coverage

New Castle Army Air Base, Wilmington, DE

Original Format

Photograph

Citation

“The Alert Room at New Castle Army Air Base (NCAAB),” International Women's Air & Space Museum, accessed June 17, 2024, https://iwasm.omeka.net/items/show/1412.