Keesler Field (Keesler Air Force Base)

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Description

This black and white photograph features a sign for the Air Force airplane, The Blue Streak with a map of the Middle East Theatre beside it. The title at the top of the map reads "Lines indicate missions performed by this aircraft." There are wheels seen in the lower portion of the photo.

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Has of 24s The most decorated of all

Publication Date

1944

Time Period

1940-1949

Object Type

image

Format (original)

photograph: b&w

Format (digital)

PDF

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Keesler Field Subcollection

Repository

Manuscripts

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.MSState.edu.

Close-up of the Side of the United States Air Force Airplane, The Blue Streak, with a Map of the Middle East Theatre

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