Query: Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Tinian Island, Marianas, Photograph Collection
Creators:
Ryan, John
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((3 fplders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1993.0037
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

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 …

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in NASM.1993.0037 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
509th Composite Group Photography
Creators:
Downey, John L.
Dates:
[ca. 1945]
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0026
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of thirty-four copy prints concerning the 509th Composite Group, 393rd Bomb Squadron, personnel and aircraft during their service at Tinian, 1945. The following crew members are featured: Robert Petrolli; John Downey; Thomas Brumagin; Harry Davis; Edward Costello; Paul Tibbets; Myron Farya; Stanley G. Steinke; John Canton; and Norman Ray. There …

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in NASM.2000.0026 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Tinian Photograph Album
Creators:
Neely, Marvin Y.
Dates:
1944-1945
Size:
1 Cubic foot ((1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1995.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of a oversized scrapbook with a wooden cover which contains photographs of the construction of the bases on Tinian. The following Tinian construction sites/projects are covered: general aerial and ground images of Tinian; the waterfront; tank farms; water supply; army camps; bomb dumps; airfields; road construction …

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in NASM.1995.0049 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Master Sergeant James Dusch Photograph Collection
Creators:
Dusch, James R., 1927-1995
Dates:
bulk 1940s-1950s, 1962
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet ((3 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.2004.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 95 black and white snapshots taken by Dusch. The photographs include the following: aircraft, including Boeing B-17s and B-29s, Fairchild C-119s, and Douglas C-47s; fellow soldiers; nose art; signage, and general views of mostly stateside air bases; models of aircraft; and shots of tourist locations pre-World War …

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in NASM.2004.0049 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Harry Brosius World War II Photograph Collection
Creators:
Brosius, Harry, 1921-[ca.1986]
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.23 Cubic feet ((1 slim legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1990.0049
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 49 photographs taken by Brosius during his World War II career. The prints cover the following topics: the Japanese Surrender Delegation, Ie Shima, 1945, (with Douglas C-54 and Mitsubishi G4M in background); scenes from occupied Japan; derelict Japanese aircraft; nose art on Consolidated and North American aircraft; and …

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in NASM.1990.0049 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Tinian Color Slides
Creators:
Staley, George E.
Dates:
1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
NASM.1996.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

During World War II, George E. Staley worked for Bendix as a technical representative for their fuel injection system which was used in Boeing B-29 Superfortresses. In 1945 Staley was sent to Tinian for seven months, during which time the Enola Gay made her historic flight. This collection consists of the 22 color slides taken by Staley during his stay in Tinian. The images are of Tinian and units stationed there, including aircraft of the 509th Composite Group, the 6th Bomb Group, and the 504th Bomb Group.

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in NASM.1996.0014 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Nose Art Color Slides [Schirmer]
Creators:
Schirmer, Frank
Dates:
1946-1947
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of copies of 107 color slides taken by Col. Schirmer at Davis-Monthan Field, Tucson, Arizona, circa 1946-1947. The collection also includes a copy of lecture notes for a slide presentation given by Col. Schirmer in 1981 entitled, "4105th Army Air Force Base Unit (Aircraft Storage) Davis-Monthan Field Arizona 1946-1947 and a Glimpse …

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in NASM.2000.0021 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
768th Bombardment Squadron China-Burma-India Theater Photographs and Maps [Trager]
Creators:
Trager, Max., 1921-2004
Dates:
bulk 1940s
Size:
1.22 Cubic feet ((5 boxes))
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of approximately 0.73 cubic feet of material relating to Max Trager's service with the 462nd Bombardment Group, 768th Bombardment Squadron in the China-Burma-India (CBI) theater during World War II including photographic material, maps, and military records. The photographs show various aircraft, including a large amount of nose art; photographs of …

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in NASM.2015.0029 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
6th Aircraft Repair Unit, Floating (ARUF) Photographs
Dates:
1941-1945
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0053
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of forty-three 8 x 10 inch black and white copy photographs, predominantly of 6th ARU(F) personnel, facilities (including the ship) and aircraft in the Philippines and Japan from 1945 through very early 1946; notable is a view of the 6th ARU(F) Sikorsky R-6 Quick Match with personal art. Also included are …

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in NASM.2000.0053 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
Nose Art Photography Collection [Serotkin]
Creators:
Serotkin, Robert, 1911-1986
Dates:
1942-1945
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 folder, 32 photographs)
Collection ID:
NASM.2000.0046
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of 32 black and white photographs relating to artist and photographer Robert Isadore Serotkin (1911-1986) and includes examples of the aircraft nose art which he painted while serving with the US Army Air Forces during World War II.

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in NASM.2000.0046 for Airplanes, Military -- Decoration
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