Military, USA, Army Air Service, Units, 1st Training Group; Tower, Roderick. [photograph]


Collection Item Summary:

"U.S. Air Service, World War I, personnel of First Training Group in front of Curtiss JN-4D Jenny training plane at Hazelhurst Field, Mineola, Long Island. Roderick Tower seated second from left. All cadets at this time were rated as buck sergeants and not yet called cadets." Copy of photo album page loaned for copying by Roderick Tower.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aircraft
  • Biplanes
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Air pilots

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National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Circa 1917-1918

Repository Loc.

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


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