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    • Oral history interview with Ann Holder Andavall, 2008

    • 2008-12-26
    • Ann Holder Andavall speaks about her early life, work in a war plant, and service in the WAVES.

      Andavall primarily discusses her experiences as a war plant worker and aerial gunnery instructor. She explains the reasons women entered military...
    • WV0444 Ann Holder Andavall Papers
    • Oral history interview with Gail S. Enter Horn, 2011

    • 2011-04-11
    • Gail S. Horn tells of her early life, education, life prior to enlistment, military service, and life after retirement.

      Horn relates many incidents and anecdotes of her time in service, relating to such topics as boot camp, combat incidents,...
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
    • [WAVES aerial gunnery unit, 1945]

    • 1945-09
    • Group photo of WAVES Aerial Gunnery Unit 3A2 poses outside of barracks at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida, in September of 1945." Pictured (L to R) are:
      Back row: June Osbourne, Claire Calloway, Shirley Dickstew, Yvonne Forbes, Helen...
    • WV0444 Ann Holder Andavall Papers
    • Oral history interview with Joan Lyle, 2007

    • 2007-05-01
    • Primarily documents Joan Lyle's service in the WASP [Women Airforce Service Pilots] during WWII and her subsequent work as a pilot.

      Lyle briefly discusses her childhood spent in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She discusses taking flight lessons...
    • WV0396 Joan Lyle Oral History
    • Oral history interview with Dorothy Post Hoover, 2000

    • 2000-06-05
    • Primarily documents Dorothy "Dot" Post Hoover's early life and service with the WASP.

      Pre-service topics include Hoover's aspirations to become a writer and a pilot; admiration of Charles Lindbergh; attending the Civilian Pilot Training...
    • WV0170 Dorothy Hoover Papers
    • [Gail S. Horn]

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    • Gail S. Horn, center, is seen during an Area 51 slumber party.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn poses while riding in a C130 aircraft.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn poses in front of a bus.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn receiving recognition.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn, second from left, poses with fellow Marines.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn, second from right, poses in a group of runners.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn, far right, poses with fellow female Marines.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn poses with a male Marine.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn, right, posing with a fellow female Marine.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn poses in front of the Wake Island Airfield Terminal Building.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers
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    • Gail S. Horn, second from left, poses in front of a memorial with fellow male Marines.
    • WV0514 Gail S. Enter Horn Papers

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