Bases and Installations, Foreign, South Korea; Korean War. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Group of Air Force personnel on the flight line at Pusan, Korea, waiting by a cargo aircraft, on their way to the front, February, 1951. Taken during Lt Ward Hitt's detached duty as a Forward Aircraft Controller with the 5th Republic of Korea (ROK) Corps, Feb. 3-26, 1951. Written on album page - "Pusan, Korea. Enroute to Front". Album page 16.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American
  • Aeronautics
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Ward Hitt, Jr

Date

February 1951

Place

Pusan, Korea

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-18A