Mildred "Mickey" Axton
Mildred "Mickey" Axton of Coffeyville, Kansas, was a test pilot during World War II. One of the first three women trained as a WASP (Woman Air Force Service Pilot), she was also the first woman to fly the B-29 Superfortress, a four-engine prop-driven heavy bomber.
Let Mickey tell you about her upbringing in Coffeyville, her first airplane ride in a Curtiss Jenny biplane, and her exciting career.
Dr. Robin Hanson, Carbondale, Ks portrays Mickey. Robin holds a Ph.D. in American Studies and a Master's in Anthropology and human relations. She teaches at Washburn University in Topeka and St. Louis University in St. Louis, Missouri.
Contact her by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 785-665-5253.