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Air Service Mechanics School, Chanute Field, Rantoul, IL, 1921

On January 4, 1921, the Air Service Mechanics School was transferred to Chanute Field from Kelly Field, Texas. It was eventually followed by the entire Air Corps Training School curriculum, which included photography and communications.


Pictured: Air Service Mechanics School, Flying Department, Chanute Field April 8, 1921, 1st graduating class.


From Box 534, folder: "Training Activities--1917-1941"


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