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Independence Army Flying School 1943 Yearbook, Independence, Kansas, Part 3

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Transcribed and compiled by Kimberli Faulkner Hull © Chasing Light Media
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Independence Army Flying School 1943 Yearbook is from the military documents of Lt. Col. Ernest L. Faulkner, who was stationed at the Independence, Kansas Airbase 1942–1943. The yearbook can be viewed as a gallery and has also been transcribed, which is split into three parts:

Note: The book is tightly bound; if a clearer image of a service member is needed, please use the contact form with the soldier’s name and we will attempt to re-scan the image for you.

Independence Army Flying School 1943 Yearbook Transcription, Part 3

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Independence Army Flying School 1943, CADET DETACHMENT, STUDENT OFFICERS, and AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G
CADET DETACHMENT, STUDENT OFFICERS, and AVIATION CADETS

CADET DETACHMENT, STUDENT OFFICERS, and AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G

Independence Army Flying School 1943, CADET DETACHMENT

JAMES T. GRAY, First Lieutenant, Commandant of Cadets

EUGENE C. McGOWAN, Second Lieutenant, Mess Officer

LLOYD C. SMITH, Second Lieutenant, Adjutant

AUGUST H. WALKER, Second Lieutenant, Tactical Officer

STUDENT OFFICERS, Second Lieutenant

WILLIAM H. BATES, Second Lieutenant

HENRY W. BISSONNETTE, Second Lieutenant

SAMUEL T. EDWARDS, Second Lieutenant

JACK H. FROST, Second Lieutenant, AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G

D. I. FRANCIS, Deceased

M. D. Benarcik

S. H. Biggs, William L: Borden, Harold E. Bratten, Dwight M. Brower, Merle P. Brown, Robert W. Burke, Ernest D. Carter

Independence Army Flying School 1943, AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G
AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G

Mathew L, Crovitz, Clarence J. Crowl, Robert W. Decker, James P. Dever, John M. Haw, Ned C. Hayes, Joseph B. Jensen

George D. Johnson, Clayton H. Lander, Joseph L. Lang, John 8. Lehane, Oscar Leibowitz, Robert Linden, John M. Lockhart

Lester L. Lowry, John J. Lynch, Jr., Ellis T. Lyons, Walter E. MacFarlane, Alexander J. Malkoski, Robert A. Manni, Daniel M. Marquart

Keith O. Martin, Joel A. Martinez, Donald M. Martyn, John D. Mason, Michael Mauritz, Walter R. McBee, Rex H, McElmurry

James M. McGarry, Glenn E, Mensinger, Raymond W. Meyer, Virgil T. Michels, James R. Milam, Robert M. Miller Jr.

William C. Miller, Leon C. Minnich, Homer R. Mitchell, Zane G. Moore, James F. Mullane, James F. Murdoch, Howard J. Murphy

Independence Army Flying School 1943, AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G
AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G

Aubrey L. Narramore, Gerald W. Nash, Jack H. Nelson, Russell A. Newell, Frederick L. Nichols, Charles J. Olson, James D. Orne

Charles R. Peck, William E. Pedigo, Carl H. Pierson, Myron J. Porter, John C. Putnam, Robert C. Reynolds, Francis A. Rhone

Billy E. Richards, Clifford W. Sellen, Coyle A. Sherer, Donald S. Sirman, Charles W. Smith, Jr., Raymond L. Smith, Sidney H. Spikes

J. W. Stephens, Jr., Royce E. Stephens, Floyd F. Stevens, Verlin E. Stewart, Frank L. Stockham, Donald J. Stuart, John C. Tatum

Wade H. Terry, Jr., James 8. Toney, Jr., L. E. Traughber, Jr., Fred J. Trenner, Richard I. Tubbs, Philip T. Walcott, R. B. Walters

Grady G. Walton, Edward Waters, Ralph C. Watkins, Jr., George B. Watson, Maxwell F. Weaver, B. L. Webb, John H. Weir

Independence Army Flying School 1943, AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G and Class 43-H
AVIATION CADETS, Class 43-G and 43-H

CLASS 43-G

Hoyt E. West, William H. West, John W. Westlake, R. P. Wiedmeyer, Carl L. Williams, James B. Willis, Tyler S. Wilson, Jr.

Wesler W. Wilson, Edwin A. Wood, Jr., Robert D. Woodward, Leo 0, Woolever, William L. Wyatt, Frederick J. Zilly, Jr., Adolf J. Ziomko

CLASS 43-H
Daniel M. Adams, George F. Adkins, Harry J. Ahllors, Wilton L. Ainsworth, William B. Albers, Charles D. Allen, Earl C. Andersen

John B. Anderson, James K. Andrews, Fred Applegath, Kenneth L. Arneson, Herbert A. Arnold, Harold H. Aschmann, Orin W. Baerlsch

Ned B. Baker, Lawrence M. Barkley, Orville V. Barton, Kenneth G. Barzee, Robert F. Bastow, Duane S. Beadle, Stanley T. Blackburn

Louise C. Bodenheimer, Robert J. Borchardt, Henry W. Borchert, Ralph H. Boyd, William E. Boyington, Harvey D. Bradley, Joseph S. Bradley

[This page in progress – the remainder of pages to be added soon.]

Citing this page: Kimberli Faulkner Hull, transcriber and compiler, “Independence Army Flying School 1943 Yearbook, Independence, Kansas, Part 3,” Chasing Light Media, Cool Adventures 
( https://cooladventures.com/collection/independence-army-flying-school-1943-yearbook-part-3/ : published 2020); Independence Army Flying School 1943 Yearbook (Independence, Kansas, 1943), from the collection of Lt. Col. Ernest L. Faulkner; privately held by the Faulkner–Hull Collection, Massachusetts.

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