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Image is a group photograph of Squadron 1, 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: C.D. Boyer, Q.L. Birggs, A.G. Brown, V.M. Beaver, R.P. Courneen, C.E. Sutton, D. Blumenfield, H.E. Beard, R. Back, W.F. Stallmon. 2nd Row: R.G. Ames, L.L. Adams, J.A. Edelman, C.F. Schepman, R.V. Brulle, R.A. Evison, E. Braun, C. Belcher, W.H. Elliot, R.G. Draxl. 3rd Row: C.S. Bayer, C.E. Belt, R.G. Foster, J.J. Vogl, D.P. Gearhart, J.T. Ewens, C.J. Booth, J.G. Gamble, L.F. Blitz, R.C. Marinsik, E. Bruzel. 4th Row: S.O. Smith, R.H. Fields, C.H. Bewig, E.C. Braun, R.F. Ellis, P.W. Floyd, H. L. Berthold, L.R. Freeman, G.W. Black Jr., F.H. Fryer, L. L. Bressler.


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