Category Archives: GRACE & RONALD MCDONALD

Seeing the Sights in Mexico: Tijuana1938

In July of 1938, Keith took a trip down to Tijuana, Mexico and attended a bull-fight. He purchased a Mexican hat and brought it home and it was his prized possession for many years.  Here are photos of his father and … Continue reading

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Heading to Rockwell Air Depot in Coronado, San Diego, California for more Schooling, April 1938 to August 1938

Apparently Keith was sent to San Diego to take courses at the Rockwell Air Depot from April through July of 1938.  He was still with the 91st Squadron but I guess they sent him for more schooling. He received a Certificate … Continue reading

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91st Observation Squadron, Gray’s Field, Ft. Lewis, Washington May 1937 to April 1938…

Keith asked to be transferred to Ft. Lewis and the 91st Observation Squadron at Gray’s Field when he was stationed at Barksdale Field in Louisiana. Here is Keith in his uniform. He is about 28 years old at this time. … Continue reading

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8th Attack Squadron, Air Corps, GHQ, Barksdale Field, Shreveport, LA – Dec. 1936 to May 1937

After graduating from the Air Corps School, Keith was assigned to the 8th Attack Squadron at Barksdale Field in Louisiana.  Here he is getting ready to leave Chanute Field: Keith was very sentimental and would name his toys. I think … Continue reading

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