“Get ‘Em There And Get ‘Em Back” is the motto of the Navigator
at Turner Field, Albany, Georgia. Mushrooming out of three
peaceful pecan orchards, ,this Advanced Training Center of the
Southeast Army Air Forces Training Center has been one of the
most productive in turning out pilots and. navigators for the Nation’s
Turner Field was named after Second lieutenant Sullins Preston
Turner, a popular ‘Georgian who lost his life in the line of duty.
Colonel John B. Patrick is Commanding Officer of Turner
Field. He is both a Command Pilot and Combat Observer.
The enlisted personnel of the field have been rated amongst
the best in the Southeast Army Air Forces Training Center. They
“Keep ‘Em Flying” twenty-four hours a day.