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F 4. George H. Williams, Jr. World War I Aviation Library

 Record Group
Identifier: F 4
Record group, number equivalent = 4, collection abbreviation = F.

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Frank W. Bailey Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F041-02
Abstract This collection contains aviation books and magazines, microfilm from World War I, French documents with translations, notebooks, war diaries, communiqués, squadron reports, casualty reports, and summaries.
Dates: 1916 - 1918; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1918

Charles H. Ball Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F015-87
Abstract Collection contains materials covering WWI, Cambrai, France, and the 104th Aero Squadron.
Dates: 1917 - 1973

Byrne V. Baucom Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F005-78
Abstract The Byrne V. Baucom Collection contains materials generated by, for, and about Captain Baucom who served in the First Aero Squadron as an aerial observer in France during WWI.
Dates: 1912 - 1927; Majority of material found within 1918

F. W. Belcher Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F165-13
Abstract The F. W. Belcher Collection contains technical notes used in WWI regarding aircraft engines including the 120 HP Beadmore, 80HP Le Rhône, 110HP Clerget as well as notes on rigging and aerial guns.
Dates: 1915 - 1918

Gerald K. Bishop Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F006-66
Abstract The Gerald K. Bishop Collection contains an aircraft identification book used during WWI by Gerald Knox Bishop.
Dates: 1915 - 1917

Augustus M. Brenneke Papers

 Collection
Identifier: F006-85
Abstract Augustus M. Brenneke, also known as Gus, served with the 28th Squadron of the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I. He received his training at Kelly Field in San Antonio, Texas and served as a flight instructor at Benbrook Field in Fort Worth, Texas, (also known as Taliaferro No. 2) and Carruthers Field.

The collection contains photographs, correspondence, memorabilia, and military records.
Dates: 1914 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1918

Henry R. Clay, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: F009-79
Abstract Henry R. Clay, Jr. is one of the lesser known pilots from WWI, despite his outstanding service. Originally from Missouri, his family moved to Fort Worth, Texas while he started law school at The University of Texas at Austin before signing up for the Air Force in 1917. Clay served with No. 43 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps/Royal Air Force (RFC/RAF), where he was named First Lieutenant while stationed in France. He then was moved to the 148th Aero Squadron and finally to the 41st Aero Squadron...
Dates: 1913 - 1995; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1922

Royal W. B. Cowan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F008-81
Abstract Royal W.B. Cowan was born in 1898 in New York, NY. He arrived in Dallas, Texas to undergo United States Army Air Service Training at Love Field in 1916. He served with distinction in the First World War, earning a Silver Star for action with the 24th Aero Squadron. He founded the Southwest Printing Company, and passed away in Dallas on May 8th, 1989.
Dates: 1918 - 1956; Majority of material found within 1918 - 1956

Lt. James A. Doyle Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F123-86
Abstract The Lt. James A. Doyle Collection contains the pilot's log book, military documents and a loose photograph album.
Dates: 1917 - 1919

Richard P. Duiven Papers

 Collection
Identifier: F016-10
Abstract Richard Duiven was a well-known scholar of World War I aviation, writing several books and articles on the German Air Service in World War I, as well as serving as editor/author of the "Mentioned in Dispatches" column for the journal Over the Front.
Dates: 1914 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1972 - 2005

Ed Ferko Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F022-97
Abstract Walther Aschoff was a pilot in World War I flying Gotha bombers. He was involved in the bombing of London in 1917. The materials reflect his career as a pilot both in World War I and World War II where his trace disappears.
Dates: 1887 - 1942; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1917

O. D. Filley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F166-13
Abstract Oliver Dwight Filley was born in Connecticut in 1885. He attended Harvard University and wrote for The Harvard Crimson, as well as a member of the rowing team. He served as fighter pilot with The United States Army Air Service during World War I.
Dates: Undated

George H. Williams, Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F006-64
Abstract George H. Williams, Jr. had a deep interest in researching and collecting information about World War I aviation. He was involved with both the League of World War I Aviation Historians, and its journal, Over the Front, as well as Cross and Cockade and several other aviation societies.For many years, Williams worked with the History of Aviation Collection (HAC) at The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD). He also taught a World War I...
Dates: 1903 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1914 - 1981