Re: Pilot search

Matt Bittner (
Thu, 4 Jan 1996 14:36:50 -0500

On 4 Jan 96 at 13:51, Dr. Larry J. Crabb typed diligently:

I'll look some of this up for you tonight. However, I have one
clarification I need.

> 6) The number "9" Nieuport 28 of the Lafayette Esquadille with the rudder
> number, "6189."
> Pilot________________?

Which squadron? It wasn't the Lafayette Escadrille since it was
disbanded before the 28's came out. Could it be the hat-in-the-ring
squadron? (I forget what squadron the LE became when it officially
went US - the 94th? - Help.)


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