Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

The material contained in this accession is on the 475th Fighter Group 'Satan's Angels,' a World War II fighter unit of the Fifth Air Force, Pacific Theater of Operations. George W. Wood Jr. was a radio technician assigned to the group's 433rd Fighter Squadron. Wood documents his war experiences in two personal diaries and a photograph album.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aeronautics
  • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns
  • World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations
  • World War, 1939-1945

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions on access

Creator

Wood, George W., Jr

Subject

  • Wood, George W., Jr
  • United States Army Air Forces Fifth Air Force 475th Fighter Group "Satan's Angels"

Physical description

0.10 cubic feet (1 folder)

Date

  • 1942
  • 1942-1945

Place

Pacific Ocean

Repository Loc.

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

Type

  • Photographs
  • Collection descriptions
  • Scrapbooks
  • Diaries

Local number

1987-0118