Papers and photographs of Charles F. May (MC 371/177, USF 3/8)
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Papers and photographs of Charles F. May


MC 371/177, USF 3/8

22 photographs; 17 negatives; 16 papers


389th Bomb Group

Charles F. May

Negatives have not been digitised. Images 015 and 017 contain redacted information. Some images not included due to copyright and personal information.

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Various papers including instructions for airbase store closure in event of the end of the war, 22 August 1944; United Service Organizations Club membership card; Chanute Field Illinois pennant; business card for Army Emergency Relief; flyer celebrating the first anniversary of the 389th Bomb Group's service in the European Theatre, 8 July 1944; copy of Charles May's death certificate, 4 December 1979; National Geographic Magazine map of the United States, with flight routes marked, movement orders, honorable discharge certificate and airplane mechanic's certificates. Also contains wedding and family photographs, with a press announcement of Charles F. May's wedding to Joan Pinching, (15 photographs); crew photographs (5 photographs); air strike photograph taken above Regensburg, Germany, 11 April 1945; photograph showing review by Gen. Milton Arnold and other personal documents.