Air Force, Units, 336th Fighter Squadron; Bases and Installations, Foreign, South Korea; Korean War. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Five soldiers firing guns at a simple target range, Taegu (Daegu) Air Base, 1951. One man is firing an M1 carbine, the others fire or hold M1911 pistols. Written as caption on album page - "Pistol practice". Album page 22.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American
  • Colt 1911 pistol
  • M1 carbine
  • Target practice

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Ward Hitt, Jr

Date

1951

Place

Daegu, Korea

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-24A