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General Spaatz collection

Library of Congress

General Spaatz collection

by Library of Congress

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spaatz, Carl, 1891-1974 -- Bibliography.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Sources -- Bibliography.,
  • Air warfare -- Sources -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Marvin W. McFarland, special consultant.
    GenreBibliography.
    ContributionsMcFarland, Marvin Wilks, 1919-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ733.U63 S67
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 p.
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6060568M
    LC Control Number49045944
    OCLC/WorldCa20158595

      Presentation of Colliers Trophy to Gen. Carl Spaatz by President Truman, Decem General Spaatz went on to become the first leader of the Army Air Forces. He would have been "in charge" in July President Truman presenting the Distinguished Service Medal to . LETTER TO GENERAL CARL SPAATZ FROM WALTER B. SMITH RDP80RR Skip to main content. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top.

    American Lieutenant General Carl Spaatz ( - ) (right), Army Air Force Commander-in-Chief, playing gin rummy with his aide screenwriter and movie producer Major Sy Bartlett ( - ) while other officers play cribbage or chat at old abbey used for 8th Air Force Bomber Command HQ in southern England, circa   It is no accident that General Spaatz is a proponent of a separate Air Force. Spaatz's perseverance, leadership attributes and military knowledge would lead him to be a proponent of a separate Air Force were all being shaped, tweaked and instilled upon him during his early plebe years at the United States Military Academy (USMA) beginning in

    Gen. Carl Spaatz was a World War II pioneer, refueling aircraft mid-mission. His courage and valor are being encapsulated into an up-and-coming museum, run by someone who knows his military.   General Grow: An American Doctor in the Czar’s Army In , Major General Carl “Tooey” Spaatz, who was putting together the U.S. Army’s Eighth Air Force in England, with the goal of strategically bombing Germany, needed a lead surgeon.


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