Title: Henry Boshell

Description: Portrait of Henry Boshell, a Lieutenant in the Army Air Corps. Boshell, also known as Bud, was born July 31, 1921. He attended the Greenwood School and Central High School in Kansas City, graduating in 1938. After graduation, Boshell entered a one year Army training program and eventually left for Goose Bay in Labrador on April 9, 1944, from Tampa, Florida. It was during this trip that his palne, a B-17, went down in a severe storm.

Date: Circa 1943

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 3 1/4 x 4 in.

Collection: Gold Star Mother's Legion Scrapbook (SC68) See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,37095

Location: SC68, p. 31

Subject: World War II

Local Subject: Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City; Boshell, Henry

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10020625

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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