Lt Harold T Bartlett piloting Curtiss Model E, 1911
Here we see Lt Harold T Bartlett at the controls of a Curtiss Model E (sometimes called the Curtiss A Type in US Navy service as the first four were given the serial numbers A-1 to A-4), during 1911. Bartlett went on to win the Navy Cross in 1918 and became an important early advocate of Naval Aviation after the First World War.
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Rickard, J (16 January 2017), Lt Harold T Bartlett piloting Curtiss Model E, 1911 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_curtiss_model_E_1911.html