Presque Isle Army Air Base fire station, ca. 1943

Contributed by Presque Isle Air Museum


The Presque Isle Air Base fire station was manned by nonmilitary personnel. The base, which opened in 1941, was a site of aircraft transports for the Lend-Lease Program before the United States entered the war, and continued as an Army Air base to transport planes, materials, and personnel overseas.

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  • Title: Presque Isle Army Air Base fire station, ca. 1943
  • Creation Date: circa 1943
  • Subject Date: circa 1943
  • Location: Presque Isle, Aroostook County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 20 cm x 25 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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Presque Isle Air Museum
650 Airport Drive Suite 4, Presque Isle, ME 04769
(207) 764-2543

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