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KNUDSON, CECIL C. Papers. 1942

.04 cu ft

Call No. GP-19-SU-RE-D (1942)

Colonel. USAF, 1939-963. Born in Kansas. BS, U of Arizona, 1936. Command and General Staff School, 1946. Career assignments include: Pilot, 19th Bomb Group, 1942. Retired June 1963.

Personal papers relating to Knudson's World War II service. Contains a diary kept by Knudson while assigned to the 19th Bomb Group including a colorful description of a flight from MacDill Field, FL to Trinidad, Brazil, Africa, Egypt, Java, Sumatra, and Australia. Also contains descriptions of several other missions and details of life in Australia between missions.