Major Gen. Barton Yount, commanding general of the Women's Flying Training Command which trains female pilots to qualify for replacing Army Air Force pilots assigned to noncombatant duties so they are free for combat, at Avenger Field.


  • Title: Girl Pilots/ Avenger Field
  • Date: 1943-07
  • Location: Sweetwater, TX, US
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Training, Us At War, Wafs, Women's Airforce Service Pilots, Women's Organizations, Us Armed Forces, Barton K. Yount, Women, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Peter Stackpole
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_5586728
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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