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Defender of America's Gulf Coast: A History of Ellington Field, Texas 1917-2007
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Defender of America's Gulf Coast: A History of Ellington Field, Texas 1917-2007

By Morrow, Kathryn Black.

Houston: Morrow House Publishing, 2007. 1st ed. . Hardcover. New/New. 172 pages. Excellent history of Houston's Army Air Base, Ellington Field, from its beginnings in World War I to the present day. Much on women pilots, as Ellington trained the first female pilots for the WFTD, WASPS and WACS, as well as the NASA astronauts. B/w photos throughout, notes, bibliography and indices. The author is a friend of our store, and her father was Commander of the Airforce Reserve 158th Aircraft Control & Warning Group at Ellington in the 1950s. New/New. New copies. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E0101.

$17.00