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YAKIMA CLIPPER quarterly newsletter

Chairman’s Corner Hard to believe summer is over, but it is. Hopefully, you were able to come out to the museum and attend our Saturday events or just tour the museum. Lots of new and exciting displays have been created, thanks to all our volunteers’ hard work. Obviously absent at the museum is the “new addition.” Believe me, this has …

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Our volunteer display crew has been busy adding new exhibits and updating existing ones. In the “new” category is the one honoring Francis Shields, a B-17 waist gunner during World War II. He enlisted in the Army Air Forces Jan. 7, 1941. Stationed in Constantine, Algeria, Tech. Sgt. Shields flew 50 missions – over Italy, Sardinia, Tunisia and Sicily – …

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Rent the museum

Planning a special event, such as a birthday or anniversary celebration and looking for a special place for it? Our facility (meeting room and display area) can be rented for such occasions. It’s also a unique setting for a special meeting. If you’re interested, send us an e-mail or phone us at 457-4933

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