McKnitt Civilian ID Badge

Description

Margaret McKnitt’s Dover AFB employee badge shows her photograph, name, and number 688. The outside edge of the badge is labeled “Tamperpruf” and “Southwestern Stamp Works.”

Biography

Margaret McKnitt was born in Frederica, Delaware, and lived in Magnolia, Delaware, for 70 years. She graduated from high school in 1936. The only child of Henry and Alice McKnitt, she never married. Margaret was a civilian secretary at Dover Army Airfield (renamed Dover AFB in 1948) and retired after 20 years of service.

 

 

Filed In:
Era: World War II
Personal Equipment & Helmets: Identification
Location: On Display
Special Collection: Dover AFB, Margaret McKnitt, Civilian
Accession #:
2005-3242-0024-0001
Museum Location:
Behind Closed Doors exhibit
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Disclaimer

Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan or sell artifacts in the museum's collection.

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