Date: February 2, 1920
Creator: Aultman, Otis A.
Description: Photograph of seven DH-4 (De Havilland) airplanes flying over Fort Bliss, Texas. Below the planes; soldiers can be seen walking, riding, or standing by as they watch the planes fly by. Military buildings and vehicles are seen scattered below on the ground. The Franklin Mountains are in the background. Information on the back of the photo states that the "Fly-By" over Fort Bliss was done in honor of General John J. Pershing's return to Fort Bliss after his service in World War I. The photo is also said to have been taken from below the Officer's Club on February 2, 1920.
Contributing Partner: El Paso Public Library