Photographs depicting the life and work of the service men and women of the Kearney Air Force Base will be on display for the public throughout the month of November. Photographs will be displayed on the following dates at the following locations:
The World Theatre November 1 thru November 30
Museum of Nebraska Art November 1 thru November 30
During the 1940's, the Kearney Air Force Base accommodated approximately 500 officers, 3,000 enlisted men, and 132 WACs (Women's Air Corps). Operations officially ceased in Kearney on March 15, 1949.
Unfortunately, the names of the individuals portrayed in these photographs are unknown. If you recognize any of the service men or women in these photographs, please contact Assistant City Manager, Suzanne Brodine at (308) 233-3222.