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Daly, "Pat" Philip Personal Papers
SDASM.SC.10204  
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Description
Photos in the collection show him in Guymas, Sonora, Mexico, in 1970, where the movie Catch 22 was being filmed. Mr. Daly was Ordnance Manager for Pilot/LCDR F. G. Tallman, the flying supervisor. This film was renowned for its role in saving the B-25 Mitchell aircraft from possible extinction.
Background
Philip A. "Pat" Daly, Jr. was born August 21, 1925. Records indicate that he served as an Aviation Machinist’s Mate 3rd Class in the U.S. Navy from about 1944 to 1946, and also flew as a private pilot from 1948 to 1954 in Hollywood, FL.
Extent
.2 Cubic Feet The collection contains items reflecting Mr. Daly's military and aviation history, including division annual albums, aviation flight logs, and photographs. Other items are housed in the Curatorial section of SDASM: assorted blueprints; model helicopter. The collection consists of one 3" archival flip-top box. 3"
Availability
The collection is open to research. Some restrictions may apply.