Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

Two views of US Army Air Service Curtiss JN-4H Jenny (s/n 37949) modified to airplane ambulance configuration, on the ground at Post Field, Fort Sill, Oklahoma, circa 1918. Aircraft is shown with a patient loaded in the rear fuselage compartment, rear hatch cover open. Top: Three-quarter right rear view, close in to tail, looking forward; buildings in background. Bottom: One-half left rear view, close up, of rear fuselage. Note red cross and caduseus insignia on side of fuselage.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aircraft
  • Airplanes
  • Biplanes
  • Airplane ambulances
  • United States. Army--Ambulances
  • World War, 1914-1918

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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United States Army Air Service

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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