Photograph of U.S. Army Air Forces aviation cadets Alexander A. Carlyle Jr. of Raleigh, NC, and Joe Fox, standing in a field at an unidentified location near Hays, Kansas, around 1943. Photograph taken while Carlyle Jr. was attending classes at Fort Hays Kansas State College in Hays as part of his U.S. Army Air Forces aviation cadet program training during World War II. He was serving in 83rd College Training Detachment, Flight 4, Section A, at the college. Fox and Carlyle were friends and classmates in the cadet program. Caption on the back of the photograph: “Fox and I” (circa 1943).
From Alexander A. Carlyle Jr. Papers, WWII 66, WWII Papers, Military Collection, State Archives of North Carolina, Raleigh, N.C.
Owner: State Archives of North Carolina
Source: Flickr Commons