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A glance back at Whiting Field’s history

| Linda Murchison
Rear Admiral George D. Murray, commandant of Pensacola Naval Air Training center, invited Santa Rosa County citizens to attend the commissioning of its newest air station, Whiting Field, July 16 in a July 10, 1943, press release.
Whiting Field
WAVES aircraft mechanics are shown working on an SNJ trainer aircraft, Naval Auxiliary Air Station, Whiting Field, circa 1943-1945.

 

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