CIVIL AIR PATROL
1941 solo flight diploma Brigham City how it all started.
1948 C-54 dropping candy-laden parachutes over Berlin.
1948 Berlin. Gail Halvorsen visiting hospital and delivering candy
1972 Berlin Wall family photo
2004 Gail and Lorraine with George Bush Wash DC
1948 Lt. Halvorsen on cot reading mail at Rhein Main (note Hershey bars) Mail from Americans who sent candy
1948 Ramp at Tempelhof. Gail looking up
1948 Color. Children at fence in Berlin, Tempelhof
Rhein Main Barracks, checking mail from kids
1939 Gail Bear River High School graduation, Garland, Utah
CB91948, Oct. Airman's Service Club--instructions on making parachutes. Lt. Halvorsen holding parachute
1948 Rhein Main getting ready to go to Berlin. C-54 in back, Halvorsen with parachutes
2003 Halvorsen at Pima, AZ Air Museum. C-54 in background
1948 July. Berlin, Tiergarten, Reichstag on background
1948 August Lt. Halvorsen in barn barracks, Rhein Main (parachutes, candy on bunk
1998 11 May Berlin, Tempelhof. Kohl, Clinton, Gail, Mercedes. 50th anniversary of the Berlin Airlift
1998 June 26. Berlin, Tempelhof Introduction of 50th anniversary commemorative airlift US stamp. C-54 in photo
1948 Gail's photo of the Reichstag, Berlin
1998 Berlin, Tempelhof for 50th anniversary airlift. Gail with child
1944 June. Just graduated from RAF flight school. Got wings!
1948 Rhein Main Germany. Halvorsen prereparing for first candy drop
1948 Berlin Tempelhof. Gail in C-54
1948 Rhein Main Airlift crew. Pickering, Elkins, Halvorsen
1944 Miami, OK. RAF flight school. Aviator Cadet Leader
1948 Letter. "My best thanks for the sky food!
1948 Berlin. Magazine cover, "Der Insulaner" shows the ball players going for the parachutes rather than for the ball
1944 June Miami, OK. RAF Cadet Halvorsen earning his wings
1948 Berliners unloading flour and coal from aircraft at Tempelhof
1948 C-54 dropping parachutes.
1948 Berlin bahnhof. Gail's photo from his airplane
1948 Berlin. Kaiser Wilhelm Gedächtniskirche berlin
1948 Tempelhof, Berlin. C-47's lined up for take-off
1948 June. This is the original and first photo of the kids at the fence on the day of the 2 sticks of gum
Berliners unloading coal and flour
1948 Gail's photo of the Brandenburg Gate, Berlin
1948 Berlin. Victory gardens in front of Reichstag building. Gail's photo
1948 Gail dropping parachutes over Berlin
1948 C-54's Tempelhof
1948 Tempelhof, Berlin. Unloading coal.
1948 Flying into Berlin
1998 Gail and Alta Halvorsen salute at Rhein Main Airlift Memorial
1969 Mercedes, Peter and children with Gail
1948 Gail in cockpit. "The boy who was born smiling--Luella Halvorsen"
1970 Gail back in Berlin as Tempelhof USAF commander at his desk
CB1482004 Oct. Gail S. Halvorsen Elementary School. Rhein Main AFB. Gail and wife, Lorraine
1995 Gail signing his autobiography
Painting of children on rubble of Berlin, C-54 overhead
1948 Kids on rubble waiting for parachutes, Berlin
1969 Gail Halvorsen in front of Berlin Airlift Memorial at Tempelhof
1948 Gail answering mail
1949 Gail with Alta, receiving Cheney Award. Gen. Hoyt Vandenburg left, First Sec of Air Force Stewart Symington on right
1948 Planes on runway, coal droppings swept aside, bagged later (Fassberg-Gatow Field, British zone)
1949 March Wiesbaden Air Base
949 Feb 26. Flight over Garland, Ut, Gail's home town.
1970 Halvorsen (center) new commander at Tempelhof
American kids about the parachutes (trip to NYC in fall)
1948 Land of Christmas. Gail delivering candy on tarmac at Tempelhof.
1949 Gail proposing to Alta
1949 Gail with parents, Basil and Luella Halvorsen
1949 April 16. Gail and Alta Halvorsen wedding
1945 ruins near Brandenburg gate
1948 C-54 landing at Tempelhof
1974 Berlin, Gail Halvorsen commander Tempelhof
1940 Garland, Utah. Gail Seymour, rifle Maxie
2017 Photo taken for Regional First Aid Heroes Award (photo by Dennis Lyman).
March 2018 rendering of Halvorsen Aviation Center. To be built at the airport in Spanish Fork, Utah.