Title: William Boschert Shea

Description: Portrait of William Boschert Shea, a Lieutinent in the U.S. Army. Shea was born May 5, 1919, in Kansas City Missouri, and attended Southwest High School, Rockhurst College, and the University of Missouri. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1941, and was commissioned a bomber pilot in 1942. He was killed in a collision of two bombers on September 24, 1942, while training in Arizona.

Date: Circa 1941

Item Type: Photograph, b/w, 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.

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

Location: SC68, p. 47

Subject: World War II;

Local Subject: Gold Star Mothers of Kansas City; Shea, William Boschert

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10020632

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

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