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  • Biographical Note
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  • Title: Stoyte Ogleby Ross papers
    Date (inclusive): 1906-1974
    Collection Number: 91035
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 4 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 microfilm box (3.7 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: Personnel files, orders, correspondence, certificates, clippings, and photographs, relating to pilot training in the United States during World War II, postwar American military assistance to Denmark, and miscellaneous aspects of American military aviation.
    Creator: Ross, Stoyte Ogleby, 1906-1973
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

    Access

    Box 6 may not be used without permission of the Archivist. The remainder of the collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.

    Use

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1991.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Stoyte Ogleby Ross papers, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biographical Note

    Brigadier general, United States Air Force; commander, Lake Charles Air Force Base, Louisiana, 1941-1943, Aloe Air Force Base, Texas, 1943-1945, and Bolling Air Force Base, District of Columbia, 1952-1956; chief, United States Military Assistance Advisory Group in Denmark, 1956-1960. Father of two children and two grandchildren. Hometown of Jacksonville, FL and born on April 13, in 1906, died December 24, 1973. Cause of death was a stroke compounded with other illnesses at the age of 67.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Personnel files, orders, correspondence, certificates, clippings, and photographs, relating to pilot training in the United States during World War II, postwar American military assistance to Denmark, and miscellaneous aspects of American military aviation.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations
    Officers
    Military assistance, American -- Denmark
    United States. Air Force