Foster Air Force Base

Foster Air Force Base

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Foster Air Force Base (1941-1945, 1952-1959) is a former United States Air Force base, located approximately 6 miles (9.7 km) east-northeast of Victoria, Texas. A flying training airfield during World War II, it was part of Tactical Air Command during the Cold War as a tactical fighter and command base. Named in memory of Lt. Arthur L. Foster (25 November 1888 - 10 February 1925), a native of Georgetown, Texas, and a United States Army Air Corps instructor killed in a crash at Brooks Field, Texas in 1925. Foster's son received his training and commission at the base in the spring of 1942.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 212 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 12mm | 318g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134947830
  • 9786134947831