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  • Tags: 1940's

Date: 1940
Photo of Nell Kahdy, her old boyfriend Dr. Michael Bolus, Amelia Mettrey Salem, Salve Bolus, and friend as noted from the back of the photo. The five of them are dressed in casual, summer clothing next to a car. Caption on the back reads, "Nell's old…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/2kgp6tvcegg9bk4/Kahdy2019_047.pdf

Date: 1940
Nellie Mettrey Kahdy (on the left) and Amelia Mettrey Wehbie Salem (on the left) walking down Fayetteville, Street in Raleigh, North Carolina. They are both dressed in formal dresses while holding boxes. The details of who's in the photo and what…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/i4t6nbojjdwidt1/Kahdy2019_048.pdf

Date: 1940-02-11
Lebanon-Syrian American Association Woman's Club Fourth Anniversary Flier, February 11, 1940. Nell Mettrey is listed as performing "Songs in Arabic"
https://www.dropbox.com/s/g33ufd4gzzs6db2/Kahdy2015_068.pdf

Date: 1941
Nell Kahdy's list of certificate credit from North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering in Raleigh, North Carolina. This lists the three classes she was able to gain credit for during the 1941 summer session.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/721k3azq8jj4bh5/Kahdy2019_049.pdf

Date: 1942
Lt. George Kahdy sits on a stool with his hands clasped wearing his United States Army uniform. Caption on the back reads, "Lt. Geo. Kahdy. 1942."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3935ptjfl36iqsn/Kahdy2019_050.pdf

Date: 1942-07-05
Copy of honorable discharge from the U.S. Army by reason of "convenience of the government to accept appointment as 2nd Lieut., Army of the US, and active duty" dated July 5, 1942 in Fort Benning, Georgia.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/j0i3js4tep0wm5h/Kahdy2019_104.pdf

Date: 1943
George Kahdy standing on the wooden steps of a house. He is dressed in a very thick coat and pants with similar undone boots. Caption on the back reads, "1943. Craig Field."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/17a647llm1oejs6/Kahdy2019_051.pdf

Date: 1943
A portrait of George Kahdy in his pilot uniform and headset with goggles. Caption on the back reads, "George Assif Kahdy engagement 1943."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/r4lmhdv9npxf0sy/Kahdy2019_052.pdf

Date: 1943-10-14
George Kahdy and Hallman sit in a two person place in their uniforms. At the bottom of the photo there's a note from Lucy Hallman that says, "Best of luck and happy landings." Caption in the front at the bottom reads, "Gunter Field, Ala. 14 Oct.…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/imy0rapqx287o1q/Kahdy2019_053.pdf

Date: 1943-12
George Kahdy smiling outside in his Army uniform and holds his cap in his right hand. Caption on the back reads, "At Craig Field, Alabama. Dec. 1943."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/7a3mu8nlaorss42/Kahdy2019_054.pdf

Date: 1943-44
A portrait of Nell Kahdy in which she's wearing a dress with a lace collar. On the side of the photo it reads, "With all my love, Nell." The back of the photo reads, "1943 or 1944 engagement. Nellie Mettrey Kahdy."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/p1f9ezw9npg3evk/Kahdy2019_055.pdf

Date: 1943
Nell Kahdy smiling as she stands outside next to a tree. She is wearing casual clothing and has pilot wings pinned to her shirt. Written on the back is "1943."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/psvfftxalghsqku/Kahdy2019_056.pdf

Date: 1944
Nell Kahdy standing outside of a nearby house wearing wings from George Kahdy. Caption on the back reads, "Nell 1944 wearing wings from George."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ibkdd2bh62l4fja/Kahdy2019_057.pdf

Date: 1943 ish
George Kahdy wearing goggles and gear as he sits with his hand on the front window of the plane with "Nell" painted on the side.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/kgapi9k5jgitg8l/Kahdy2019_058.pdf

Date: 1944
George Kahdy stands in his uniform as he balances on the wing of his plane which has "Nell" painted on the side. Caption on the back reads, "George Kahdy 1944."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/4bzwioearl9lrh4/Kahdy2019_059.pdf

Date: 1944
George Kahdy balances on the wing and holds onto the back window of a plane named "Nell."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/2gho78yh1x6r8un/Kahdy2019_060.pdf

Date: 1944
George Kahdy balances on the wing and holds onto the back window of a plane named "Nell." Caption on the back reads, "George Kahdy named his plane for Nell Mettrey (his wife). Egdin field AFB, Fla."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/czibgk7in3qojnh/Kahdy2019_061.pdf

Date: 1944
George Kahdy stands on the wing of his plane has he holds onto the back window pane. He is wearing his pilot uniform with goggles and gloves. The back of the photo reads, "1945. George Kahdy. Named plane for Nell Mettrey."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/pqumvu96a36oqtg/Kahdy2019_062.pdf

Date: 1944
Nell Mettrey sits with the students in the class of 1944 on a set of stairs. The photo notes that Nell is the teacher amongst the students, dated 1944.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/gqu99k0aucyr8p2/Kahdy2019_063.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand at the altar in a church for their wedding today. George Kahdy is in his military uniform while Nell is in a long sleeved wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ijs0ah1fkqvkezn/Kahdy2019_064.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand at the altar in a church for their wedding day. George Kahdy is in his military uniform while Nell is in a long sleeved wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/14t8okq9p1s4xtd/Kahdy2019_065.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand in the middle of the altar as their family surrounds them on their wedding day. All of the women stand with large bouquets and wear similar dresses while the men wear similar suits, except for the man to the right of Nell…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/p7qyj4be4589tzh/Kahdy2019_066.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
Nell Kahdy stands alone by the altar in her wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/qk4we6yb3n18yog/Kahdy2019_067.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand at the altar in a church for their wedding day. George Kahdy is in his military uniform while Nell is in a long sleeved wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/19e9j7u7wneer2a/Kahdy2019_068.pdf

Date: 1944-12
Nell and George Kahdy standing outside arm in arm. George is wearing his Army uniform while Nell is wearing a skirt suit. The back of the photo says, "At home, D.A. Saleeba, Dothan, Alabama. Xmas 1944"
https://www.dropbox.com/s/x8fujdy24wogjzz/Kahdy2019_069.pdf
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