History of the Civil Air Patrol
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Learn about and contribute to the colorful and important history of the Civil Air Patrol, America's original homeland security.
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1943 Manteo Legislation Bill Passed

1943 Manteo Legislation Bill Passed | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: Coastal Patrol Base No. 16
Manteo, North Carolina
2 March 1943

Courtesy of Frank Blazich, Jr, Civil ...
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1943 Civil Air Patrol Poster

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Civil Air Patrol - Cadet Program History

Civil Air Patrol - Cadet Program History | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
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1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #20

1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #20 | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: CAP/Civil Defense Exercise
Radiation Unit Mounted to CAP Aircraft
Miller Army Airfield
New York Wing
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1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #22

1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #22 | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: CAP/Civil Defense Exercise
Miller Army Airfield
New York Wing
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Fly-A-Teacher Event

Fly-A-Teacher Event | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Appleton, WI - On Saturday, November 15, twenty-three (23) educators from Northeastern Wisconsin became Aerospace Education ...
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CAP In the News

CAP In the News | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Another "find" for CAP!  This one's too good to save for the next update:  Search-and-rescue pilot on receiving ...
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Group 22 Member Receives World War II Decorations

Group 22 Member Receives World War II Decorations | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Capt. James Griggs Public Affairs Officer At the recent Palwaukee Composite Squadron Awards Banquet, one of its longest serving ...
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SD Civil Air Patrol deploys on West River ELT Search

SD Civil Air Patrol deploys on West River ELT Search | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Elements of the South Dakota Wing of the Civil Air Patrol are currently searching for a possible missing aircraft in an area ...
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Despite LifeLight's New Venue, SFCS Will Continue To Patrol The Skies Over Event

Despite LifeLight's New Venue, SFCS Will Continue To Patrol The Skies Over Event | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
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1943 TTU Searchlight Exercise

1943 TTU Searchlight Exercise | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: Tow Target Unit No. 22
Hyde Field, Clinton, MD

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1957 Reno SAR Exercise

1957 Reno SAR Exercise | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: Washoe County Jeep Squadron
Nevada Wing

Source: National HQ Archives
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January 2, 2007: Kansas, Nebraska CAP Wings Help Spot Motorists Stranded in Blizzard

January 2, 2007: Kansas, Nebraska CAP Wings Help Spot Motorists Stranded in Blizzard | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Image via WikipediaOn this date in 2007, Civil Air Patrol pilots from the Kansas and Nebraska Wings helped authorities spot ...
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December 31, 1941: First Connecticut CAP Squadron Founded

December 31, 1941: First Connecticut CAP Squadron Founded | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Image via WikipediaOn this date in 1941, the first Civil Air Patrol squadron in Connecticut was founded in Meriden, Conn.
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1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #19

1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #19 | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: CAP/Civil Defense Exercise
CAP Radiation Units
Miller Army Airfield
New York Wing
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1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #21

1962 Operation Lifeline Exercise #21 | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: CAP/Civil Defense Exercise
CAP Radiation Units
Miller Army Airfield
New York Wing
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Adventures of the Blackgang // gawd those jackets, wowow.  In Maine we would...

Adventures of the Blackgang                          // gawd those jackets, wowow.  In Maine we would... | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
gawd those jackets, wowow. In Maine we would call them a “Bahma (like Obama w/o the O) Jacket” greatestgeneration: “ Flyers at Civil Air Patrol base headquarters (by John Collier Jr.) Bar Harbor,... (Flyers at Civil Air Patrol HQ - Bar Harbor, Maine, 1943: http://tumblr.com/xhz15u2h8p)
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SUBJECT: Nondiscrimination

SUBJECT:  Nondiscrimination | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
1 January 2010
MEMORANDUM FOR ALL MEMBERS, PAWG CAP
FROM: PAWG/CC
SUBJECT: Nondiscrimination
1. It is the policy of ...
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Two Locals Chosen to Lead CAP’s Board of Governors

Two Locals Chosen to Lead CAP’s Board of Governors | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
One of Civil Air Patrol’s long-serving and most active members, former CAP National Commander Brig. Gen. Richard L. Anderson of ...
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Courter shares 69th anniversary message with members

Courter shares 69th anniversary message with members | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
Dear CAP Volunteer,

Congratulations to the members of Civil Air Patrol on the occasion of our 69th anniversary. CAP was ...
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SDWG, Sioux Falls Members' Flooding Photo Efforts Noted in CAP's "Volunteer" Magazine

SDWG, Sioux Falls Members' Flooding Photo Efforts Noted in CAP's "Volunteer" Magazine | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
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1944 Aircraft Towing Target #1

1944 Aircraft Towing Target #1 | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: Tow Target Unit No. 22
Hyde Field, Clinton, MD

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1944 Aircraft Tow Target #1

1944 Aircraft Tow Target #1 | History of the Civil Air Patrol | Scoop.it
: TeamCAPDescription: Target Sleeve Towed 600 Yards behind an AT-6 Texan Trainer Aircraft
Laredo Army Airfield, Texas
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