Woodbury County

Melvin J. Shadduck



Charles Adams, Sioux City Boat Club; Melvin J. Shadduck, 2453 McKinley street; Patrick Henry Tracy, 716 33d street; Oren J. Young, 4122 Ridge avenue; and Charles R. Carter, Sergeant Bluff, are receiving preflight training at the San Antonio aviation cadet center, San Antonio, Tex.

Source:  The Sioux City Journal, January 20, 1944

Flight Officer Melvin J. Shadduck, son of Mr. and Mrs.  L. Shadduck, 3100 22d street, was a member of the 32d class to be graduated from Foster field, army air forces central flying training command base, near Victoria, Tex., since the training of fighter pilots was begun in the fall of 1941.

Source: The Sioux City Journal, November 25, 1944 (photo included)