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Ann Baumgartner Carl on: Hearing About the WASP Program
Ann Baumgartner Carl Q: How did you hear about the WASP program?

Well, actually through a fellow horseperson. Sue Ford her name was and she was one of the first to be sent to England, because she had many hours of flying. And she was going down to be interviewed by Jackie about getting into the WASP and said "Why don't you come too?" and so we both had interviews. And she was sent immediately to England. They had about . . . I guess you've already heard, about a dozen of the very experienced pilots who went straight over to help there. Also, my family is from England and we had been there.

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