TUNNER, MARGARET ANN (HAMILTON) Papers. 1940-1945
Published January 25, 2008
.1 cu ft, one reel negative microfilm
Call No. 168.7128, 34418
IRIS Nos. 1034110A-1034112
(1917- ).Ferrying Pilot, Women's Air Force Service Pilots (WASP), 1942-1944. Born 1917, Enid, OK. WASP Flying School, 1942. Began duty in WASP program as Ferrying Pilot (classified as civil servant), 1942. Career assignments include Ferry Pilot, 3rd Ferrying Group, 1942-1944. Terminated duty when WASP organization deactivated, December 1944. Married General William H. Tunner, USAF, June 1951.
Official papers relating to Tunner's duty as Ferry Pilot in the Women's Air Force Service Pilots, 1942-1944. Includes official correspondence, memoranda and studies pertaining to the use, administration and performance of the WASP program (1942-1944). Also includes histories and a study of women pilots in the Air Transport Command (1940-1945) and, more specifically, the Ferrying Division (Sept 1942 - Dec 1944).
Available on microfilm only. Originals retained by Mrs Tunner.