Squadron 6 Class 44-B 53rd Flying Training Detachment Army Air Corps Contract Pilot School


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Image is a group photograph of Squadron 6, Class 44-B 53rd Flying Training Detachment Army Air Forces Contract Pilot School. The 53rd was based at Carlstrom Field, near Arcadia, Florida.

(Pictured from front to rear, left to right) 1st Row: E.I. Bippart, J.P. Blair, H.G. Barthel, R.W. Myers, C.H. Tucker, M.W. Birken, R.T. Toerpe, D.R. Mills, M. Nauer, H.W. Rufledt, F.H. Beckfield, S.F. Laurie.

2nd ROW: G.D. Bates, H.L. Milner, W.N. Bisbing, J.E. Montgomery, R.L. Mooney, R.M. Bosworth, L. Berkoff, W.N. Wilber, T. Beaver, D.Y. Miskimen, C.S. Murphy, S. Haster.

3rd ROW: V.R. Blizzard, R.F. Norris, B.B. Smith, H.I. Sinclair, G.E. Blackburn, G.W. Teagarden, D.W. Moore, A.S. Nagy, R.H. Bernhekel, F.A. Spangenberg. G.H. Milner, R.G. Vine.

4th ROW: J.I. Bilek, E.K. Washington, W. Halstead, W.C. Witney, F.J. Wahl.