Named to honor the memory of Lt. Thomas E. Selfridge, the first fatality of powered flight, Selfridge Field has recorded many aviation milestones since its founding in 1917. As home of the famed First Pursuit Group, the airfield saw the feats of such notables as Charles Lindbergh, Jimmy Doolittle, and Curtis LeMay. Scores of young aviators who passed through Selfridge's gates later achieved the rank of general officer, earning the base the nickname "Home of the Generals." Selfridge Field illustrates the history of the ...

Selfridge Field 2006, Arcadia Publishing (SC), Charleston, SC

ISBN-13: 9780738540238

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Selfridge Field 2006, Arcadia Publishing Library Editions

ISBN-13: 9781531624132