Collection Item Summary:
Crew of Curtiss NC-4, the only one of four NC planes which completed the first trans-Atlantic flight May 1919. L. to R.: Lt. E.F. Stone, mechanic E.S. Rhoads, Lt. W. Hinton, Ensign H.C. Rodd, Lt. J.L. Breese, Lt. Commander A.C. Read (second from right). The crew is shown posed with Capt. Richard R. Jackson (far right), Cmdr., U.S. Naval Fleet Azores at Ponta Delgada, Azores, May 17, 1919.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Air pilots
- Naval aviation
- Transatlantic flights