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This article from the Wichita Eagle addresses the immense importance of Wichita aircraft companies in supplying the U.S. air effort during World War II. More importantly, the article address the duties of Brigadier General Ray G. Harris who headed the U.S. Army's Midwest Procurement Center which was located in Wichita and responsible for acquiring many of the U.S. Army Air Force's airplanes during World War II.

Creator: Wichita Eagle
Date: July 25, 1943

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KS: 11th: 2.4.: understands the role of Kansas aviation companies in World War II

Item Number: 213691
Call Number: K 629.13, vol. 4, Aviation Clippings
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213691

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