Trans-Atlantic Flight of the "NC" Aircraft, May 1919
Photo #: NH 95790 Trans-Atlantic Flight of the NC Aircraft, May 1919 Captain James. H. Tomb, Commanding Officer of USS Aroostook (ID # 1256), shakes hands with Lieutenant Commander Patrick N.L. Bellinger, on board the ship during an early state of the flight. Looking on is Commander Holden C. Richardson. Commander John Towers is walking away at right. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.