Item #31917 Flying Officers of the U.S.N.

Flying Officers of the U.S.N.

Washington DC: Naval Aviation War Book Committee, (1919),

First Edition. quarto, original black leather with gilt decoration on front cover. 302pp. Naval Aviation War Book Committee, Item #31917

Contains portraits of almost 1,000 officers with related data. Arranged in two lists: one comprised of officers with the rank of Lieutenant and above, and one list of officers with rank of Lieutenant J.G. or below. Also included is a list of the first 250 designated Naval Aviators. Several writings on various subjects are also included including a 2 1/2 page article on "The Homing Pigeon: A Fearless Messanger in Time of War." Illustrated with photographs and portraits of the officers. Near fine, without wear to cloth.

Price: $175.00

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