The William A. Campbell papers are contained within the Tuskegee Airmen Archive. This archive consists of materials related
to those individuals who served at Tuskegee Army Air Field, and its predecessors, as well as materials pertaining to Tuskegee
Airmen, Inc., a non-profit organization.
This collection contains items in a variety of formats including books, videotapes, photographs, posters, and documents. Materials
in this collection primarily relate to African American history, the military history and service of the Tuskegee Airmen,
and Campbell's personal life. Some items pertaining to Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. are also included.
In 1937, William A. Campbell graduated from the Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute with a Bachelor of Science degree
in Business. Campbell went on to become a member of class SE-42-F, which graduated at Tuskegee Army Air Field on July 3, 1942.
Upon graduation he was commissioned a Second Lieutenant. On June 2, 1943 Campbell was among the group of soldiers that served
as wingmen to pilots of the 33rd Fighter Group in the first combat mission for 99th pilots in WWII.
4.25 linear feet
(3 boxes, 1 map-case folder)
Copyright has not been assigned to the University of California, Riverside Libraries, Special Collections & Archives. All
requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections.
Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical
items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
This collection is open for research.