Privately Printed, 1917,
First Edition, Limited to 150 copies. octavo, three-quarter brown cloth and grey boards with printed spine label. (viii), (258)pp. Privately Printed, Item #30210
Printed on paper watermarked "NETTUNIA". Meeker was born in New York City and enlisted in French Aviation 3 June, 1917. Meeker was a member of the Lafayette Escadrille from 3 June 1917 until 11 September 1917 when he was killed in a flying accident. The text is followed by two engravings: the Lafayette Flying Corp certificate and of two memorial plaques. Inscribed by William's parents on the front endpaper. Very slight shelf scuffs, very bright, clean, solid copy.