Kenneth Whiting

 

Left to Right: Brig General Barton Yount, commanding Army Air Corps in Hawaii; Amelia Earhart; Colonel R. C. Harmond, commanding Luke Field; and Captain Kenneth Whiting, U. S. Navy, commanding fleet air base at Pearl Harbor, March 18, 1937. Possibly the last photo taken before Amelia Earhart crashed in her attempted takeoff from Luke Field, Honolulu, for Howland Island on March 20, 1937

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