Korean War. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

View of a Quonset hut serving as a mess hall on Wake Island during the Korean War, 1950. Several Air Force officers stand near the entrance of the hut, which features small trees, a white picket fence, and a twin anti-aircraft cannon. Written on album page, "Wake (Mess Hall)". Album page 5.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Air bases, American

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Ward Hitt, Jr

Date

1950

Repository Loc.

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

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A09976-07C