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Dover Air Force Base … The Early Years!


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1945 - DOVER AIRFIELD GET FIRST WAC -- Lt. Margaret E. Willis of Baltimore, Md., arrived at Dover Army Air Field this week to become the first Woman’s Army Corps member assigned to the base for duty. She came from Wright Field, O., to join the Air Technical Service Command unit at the AAF Rocket Center as administrative officer. Orientation in her new role was given by Lt. Col. Lawrence A. Gerlach, administrative executive officer