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Wheatley (William) Personal Photo Collection
SDASM.SC.20046  
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Description
William "Bill" Wheatley was a test pilot for Consolidated Aircraft.
Background
William "Bill" Wheatley was Consolidated's chief test pilot who was killed June 2nd, 1941 when the B-24 he was flying crashed. He also flight tested PBYs and the PB2Y.
Extent
0.1 Cubic Feet One Photo Envelope
Restrictions
Some copyright may be reserved. Consult with the library director for more information.
Availability
The collection is open to researchers by appointment.