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Shirley De Gonzalez, Woman Air Force Service Pilot, WWII

Shirley De Gonzalez, Woman Air Force Service Pilot, WWII

Artist: Anne Noggle (American, 1922 - 2005)
Subject Matter: Shirley Joy de Gonzalez
Date: 1986
Medium: gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 22 5/8 × 17 1/8 in. (57.5 × 43.5 cm)
Support: 23 7/8 × 19 15/16 in. (60.6 × 50.6 cm)
Mat: 28 × 23 in. (71.1 × 58.4 cm)
Classification: Photograph
Credit Line: Gift of Betty Hahn, 1987
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 1988.126.2
Description
Noggle was an experienced flier and served her country as a Women's Air Force Service Pilot, posthumously receiving a Congressional Medal of Honor in 2010. She was dedicated to publicizing the role of women pilots in service to their country and published a book of her portraits of these women in 1990, titled "For God, Country and the Thrill of it," see p. 80.
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