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Commander Knefler Mcginnis with 4 other officers the VP-10 Squadron, stand beside a Navy seaplane, San Francisco, 1933
Date Created and/or Issued
December 1933
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: Phone: (310) 825-4988
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Probably related to another photograph of the VP-10 Squadron with the caption: Six Leaders Discuss Route of Trip Across Pacific. Looking Over Aerial Map of Mass Flight. Left to right--Lieutenant-Commander Knefler McGinnis, commander of the flight, Pilot and navigator, Lieut. H. J. McRoberts, pilot and navigator; Lieut. F. A. Davis, pilot and navigator; Lieut. T. D. Guinn, pilot and navigator; Lieut. J. Perry, pilot and navigator; J. K. Averill, pilot and navigator. These men command the six ships which will make the mass flight from San Francisco to Honolulu. [Los Angeles Times, 31 Dec. 1933].
Knefler Mcginnis (center), commander, with four other officers of the VP-10 Squadron beside a Navy seaplane. The other officers are probably 4 of the 5 who flew the first non-stop formation flight from San Francisco (Mare Island, San Pablo Bay) to Pearl Harbor.
Text from negative sleeve: U.S. Navy, Air Corps, Airplanes, P2Y-1
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
United States. Navy. Patrol Squadron VP-10
McGinnis, Knefler, 1892-1980
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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