Item #31919 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 #31919

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. Light chipping to the top and bottom of spine. One gathering at rear detached and laid in.

Price: $115.00

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