Wally Schirra was one of the original Mercury 7 astronauts and friend of SDASM.
Wall D. Timm was an aviation mechanic, then Signal Corps instructor, then during the 1920s, became a barnstormer and Hollywood stunt pilot. After WWII, he worked for Beechcraft.
Wallace “Wally” R. Wiberg worked for Convair as an engineer. He then went on to many other aerospace firms.
Walter Addems was an Early Bird who devoted much of his life to aviation. He was a barnstormer, mail pilot, Director of Flight Operations, and built a replica Nieuport XI in his 60s, flying it to SDASM at age 83.
The material primarily relates to his days with the AVG-Flying Tigers from early 1941 through July 4, 1942, as well as later correspondence and documents relating to AVG-Flying Tigers publications. Included are aircraft records and service logs, maps and blueprints, newspaper clippings, photographs, and souvenirs.