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Friday, March 21, 2008 - Henderson NV

Jerome AZ, March 15, 2008
Jerome AZ, March 15, 2008

I'm camped tonight at my cousin's place in Henderson NV for a few days.

Night camp

My cousin's place, Henderson NV

Norden Bombsight training at Deming NM

During the Second World War, Deming was again the designated location for a training base. This time, the Deming Army Air Base was established east of town to train young airmen in the use of the secret Norden bombsight. The trainees were processed in groups of 500 every 6 weeks, and they flew their missions in the 150 AT-11 Beechcraft trainers, designated the Kansan, each armed with up to 10 practice bombs.