The collection consists of nine 16mm WWII pilot films showing aerial attacks. The silent, black and white films depict the activities of the 19th Tactical Air Command and show gun camera footage.
- 1944 May-1945 January
This collection has been processed. Materials may be accessed upon request.
For more information contact curator Lydia Pappas at PAPPASL@mailbox.sc.edu.
Copyright and Use
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3,067 feet of film
John W. Abrant was born January 28, 1917, and served as a Lieutenant colonel in the US Air Force during WWII. He was a member of the 19th Tactical Air Command. He died on July 15, 1992 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Moving Image Research Collections. 707 Catawba St. Columbia, SC 29208.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lt. Col. John W. Abrant.
Part of the Moving Image Research Collections (MIRC) Repository
707 Catawba Street
Columbia SC 29208
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