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ROSE, ELMER PERRY Papers. 1945

.04 cu ft

Call No. 168.7091

IRIS Nos. 1024308

(1900-1988). Colonel. USAF, 1927-1958. Born 7 August 1900, Bussey, IA. United States Military Academy, 1922-1923; Air Corps Tactical School, 1939; Army and Navy Staff College, 1945. Served to grade of Private, 1918-1919; Flying Cadet, 1923-1924, 1926-1927, 1928; commissioned Second Lieutenant, Air Corps, June 1928. Career assignments include: various duties as company and field grade officer, 1928-1940; successively Director of Training and Air Inspector, HQ Technical Training Command, 1942-1944; various positions in Inspector General duties, 1948-1958. Retired June 1958. Died 1988.

Copy of an album of paintings by C. Ross Greening depicting WWII aerial combat scenes.