Military, USA, US Army Air Forces, Womens Air Force Service Pilots (WASPs); Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Pistol Packin' Mama"; Greene, Frances; Kirshner, Margaret "Peg" (Stevenson); Waldner, Ann; Osbourne, Blanche; Women in Aviation. photograph

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Summary
Four WASPs (Womens Air Force Service Pilots) in flight clothing are shown leaving their Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress "Pistol Packin' Mama" at the four engine school at Lockbourne Field, Ohio, mid-1944. Left to right: Frances Greene, Margaret "Peg" Kirshner (Stevenson), Ann Waldner, Blanche Osborne.
Repository Loc.
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Mid-1944
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United States Air Force Pre-1954 Still Photography Collection
Local number
NASM-USAF-160449AC
photographer
United States Air Force
Topic
Women pilots
Women in aviation
Aeronautics, Military
World War, 1914-1918
Propulsion systems
Aeronautics
Airplanes
National Air and Space Museum Archives
Type
Photographs