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This article, published in the June 1945 edition of the Boeing Magazine, details the extraordinary work done by workers at Boeing's aircraft manufacturing plant in Wichita, Kansas. In the Summer of 1944, U.S. Army Air Force requirements led the Boeing plant to recall workers that had been on agricultural leave to cope with the increased production.

Creator: Boeing Airplane Company
Date: 1945

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This article not only helps students appreciate Boeings importance to the U.S. war effort, it also allows students to appreciate sacrifices ordinary Kansans made to serve their nation during World War II.

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

Item Number: 213725
Call Number: K 629.13, B633m, Boeing Magazine
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213725

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