Postcard from Walter Hustus to grandmother, 1943

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Walter Hustus, in training for the Army Air Corps, wrote to his grandmother, Julia A. Pike of South Portland. The postcard shows the type of plane Hustus was being trained for. He was at Rattlesnake Bomber Base in Pyote, Texas, his fifth training location.

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  • Title: Postcard from Walter Hustus to grandmother, 1943
  • Creator: Walter Hustus
  • Creation Date: 1943
  • Subject Date: 1943
  • Locations:
    • South Portland, Cumberland County, ME
    • Pyote, TX
  • Media: Postcard
  • Dimensions: 9 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2133, Series 1, Box 1/2
  • Collection: Walter Hustus collection
  • Object Type: Text

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