Deedee Moorman, Colonel Tibbets, and Dora Dougherty

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Title

Deedee Moorman, Colonel Tibbets, and Dora Dougherty

Subject

Women air pilots -- United States

Description

From left to right are Deedee Moorman, brigadier general Colonel Paul Warfield Tibbets, Jr., and Dora Dougherty (Strother). Colonel Tibbets, pilot of the Enola Gay, taught the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) Moorman and Strother to fly the B-29, Ladybird. The B-29 was the same type of aircraft as the Enola Gay.

Creator

Photo Courtesy of Page Shamberger

Source

IWASM Original Photo Collection, International Women's Air and Space Museum

Date

ca. 1944

Contributor

Heidi Fearing/Kimberly Cole

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. 300

Citation

Photo Courtesy of Page Shamberger, “Deedee Moorman, Colonel Tibbets, and Dora Dougherty,” International Women's Air & Space Museum, accessed December 6, 2022, https://iwasm.omeka.net/items/show/1431.

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