Air Force trainees, Colby College, 1942

Contributed by Colby College Special Collections


During World War I and II the Army Air Force brought men to campus for its flight training program.

These trainees are in front of Foss Hall.

This SATC training caused chaos on campus with its training priorities and constant updating of government regulations.

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About This Item

  • Title: Air Force trainees, Colby College, 1942
  • Creation Date: circa 1942
  • Subject Date: circa 1942
  • Local Name: Colby
  • Town: Waterville
  • County: Kennebec
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 7.8 cm x 10.4 cm
  • Local Code: Chapman Room Photographic Collection, top shelf, box 2 Air Force ROTC folder
  • Collection: Chapman Room Photography Collection
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Colby College Special Collections
5150 Mayflower Hill, Waterville, ME 04901
(207) 872-3284

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