First Military Use of Airplanes

First Use Military Airplanes

First Use of Airplanes in a Military Operation by the United States

You are viewing an important image of Lt. Chapman near Casas Grandes. He was part of General Pershing's campaign in Mexico to capture Pancho Villa. This respresented the First Use of Airplanes in war by the United States.

The picture shows Lt. Chapman near Casas Grandes.

We have created this collection of pictures primarily to serve as an easy to access educational tool. Contact curator@old-picture.com.

Image ID# 4DD699F5

This Photograph Comes from the Collection:

And is Part of the Following Theme Groups: