The Civil Air Patrol (CAP) was established on 1 DEC 1941 with Executive Administrative Order 9 signed by Fiorello H. LaGuardia, Director of the Civil Service. The Executive Administrative Order automatically created Wings throughout the United States. One of those wings is the Iowa Wing which established different squadrons. OneContinue Reading

The Cold War was full of turbulent times. A new atomic age and the fear of Communist incursions across the world was enough to send the West into paranoid fits. Across the globe, however, the fear of nuclear war was almost certainly somewhere in the mind of every individual. However,Continue Reading