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Ruth Mary Petry Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0319
Abstract Ruth Mary Petry (1916-2004) of Ithaca, New York, served in the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) from 1943 to 1944. Petry was stationed at Avenger Field in Sweetwater, Texas and at Courtland Air Base, Alabama, during her time in the service.Collection contains information about Petry's experiences as a WASP during World War Two and as a member of the Order of Fifinella. The collection spans from 1940 to 1991. Material formats include: correspondence from 1943 to 1949 and 1961 to...
Dates: 1940-1991 and undated

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  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States X
  • Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States X
  • Names: Women Airforce Service Pilots (U.S.) X
  • Names: Petry, Ruth M. X