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Welcome to the Southeast Region's History and Archives site. This site is intended as a collection of documents, facts, stories and more in a digitized format that allows for the widest dissemination possible. This section is provided to you so that you may explore the history of the Civil Air Patrol with facts in hand.
The History and Archives program of the Civil Air Patrol is a depository of related documents, photographs, videos, and sounds carefully digitized. The intended use of this collection is the preservation of history and ability to research the activities of the Civil Air Patrol.

Why learn about CAP’s history? There are many reasons, but one important one would be to better appreciate the sacrifices made by so many volunteers in the organization’s early years. Some, indeed paid the ultimate price for their country, sacrificing their lives in the line of duty.
To begin exploring, select an area of interest to the right.