Pittsburgh Art Places


Marjorie Bird, year unknown


Owner National Archives and Records Administration

Womens Army Corps Private Marjorie Bird of Portland, Oregon was the first person that pilots met when they landed at the Fairfield Suisin Army Base in California. Bird drove a labeled Jeep with signs such as, "Follow Me" or "Stop." Bird guided airplanes to different parts of the air base. This image is located on east column F of the memorial.