Monday, April 6, 2015
MSU - MSTC -- WWII Contibutions
Minot State Teacher’s College – May, 1945 Victory Contributions – MSTC Helped the Air Corp – 1939 – The Civilian Pilot Training began. This evolved into the Navy V-5 Program in August of 1944. A total of 905 pilots were trained during this period. 73 under the Civilian Pilot Training program, 479 thru th V-5 Elementary Course and 353 thru the V-5 Intermediate course. MSTC helped the Navy -- In July, 1943 MSTC received the first assignment of the Navy V-12 trainees. 723 young men were enrolled. 585 were transferred to midshipmen’s school to receive commissions or complete the last phase of training. MSTC Helped the Cadet Nurse Program – 375 young women enlisted in the US Cadet Nurse Corps after receiving instruction from MSTC.