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WWII Office of Civilian Defense Civil Air Patrol GM-96.pdf

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national HLAiXiU/JiTKIiS
CIVIL idK PjiTnOL

500 Fifth Avenue

New

Yo r k

18,

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Yo r k

(3*.-96

2 October 1943

Subject: V/AG Shoos for Femlc Civil Air Patrol Personnel
To :

All

Fonialc

CaP

Personnel

1 , Yo u r a t t e n t i o n i s d i r e c t o d t o t h e f o l l o v / i n g " \ r u l i n g r e g a r d i n g t h e
purchase of WAG shoes by female CaP personnel.

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Shoes
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Septomber

10,

1943

Headquarters, Arniy Service Forces — To Conmanding General, Array Air Forces,
1, The purchase of shocsi-ficld, 'jOLien's by female Civil Air Patrol person

nel, is authorized under the follov/ing conditions
a. Privilege v;ill be extended on3^ to female personnel who are serving
full tine active duty#
Prospective purchaser v/ill present certificate from the
Goinraanding Officer of the local Civil Air Patrol unit at
the tiiiie of purchase, that this member is on full tiuie
a c t i v e d u t y.
b,- Prospective purchaser v/ill sxirrender ration coupon for shoes pur
chased.

c# Shoos, field, women's, is the only item of footv/ear authorized for
purchase, under the foregoing.
2, Attention is invited to the fact that shoos, field, wotion's, are de
signed to bo fitted over anklets, v/ool, v/omen's, an item which can be procured
c o m m e r c i a l l y.
For the CoE"£ianding General:
LeR, LU'ThS,
Lajor General, G, S. C.,
D i r e c t o r o f O p e r a t i o n s , A . S . F,

/S/ Ora Davis, Col, y.bi.C.
f o r :

K. S. TOIjjIE,
Colonel, G. S* C«,
Chief, f:^artermaster Issue Branch,
S t o c k C o n t r o l D i v i s i o n , a . S . F.

By direction of National Cona'.iander JOIIi^ISONj ^

2d Lt., Air Corps,
S u p p l y O f fi c e r.