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Tinian Island, Marianas, Photograph Collection
This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Sgt. John Ryan was stationed on Tinian, Marianas during 1945. Ryan was with the 534 Air Engineering Squadron, 77th Air Service Group.
John Ryan, Gift, 1993, 1993-0037, NASM
0.05 Cubic feet ((3 fplders))
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Scope and Contents
This collection consists of the following material: 54 b&w photographs of Tinian, Marianas, including images of the Boeing B-29 Enola Gay, aerial views of the Island, aircraft, hangers and many shots of the Engine Service Group mounting or tearing down engines; 93 b&w snapshots of nose art; and articles and booklets on Tinian, the Marianas, and Boeing B-29s.
Tinian Island Airbase
United States. Army Air Forces. 77th Air Service Group. 534th Air Engineering Squadron
Boeing B-29 Superfortress
Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations
World War, 1939-1945
Airplanes -- Motors
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