Marfa AAF Base Officers’ Club Opens, 1943

Marfa, Texas

The formal opening of the Officers’ Club at the Marfa Army Air Base was July 10, 1943.

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I felt like Cind[e]rella and had fun!


Marfa First Christian Church, where Warren and Doris lived in a little room in the front for $13 per month. Included water, lights, a bed, and two chairs. The bath was at the other end of the church.

A little longer version.


    • Oh, I’d hoped to visit there one day! Would have been even more fun while Mom was still living and we were both able to travel. She used to talk about it a lot.

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