O’NEILL, GROVER Papers. 1917-1918
Published January 25, 2008
.29 cu ft
Call No. 167.607
IRIS Nos. 0121420-0121424
(1890-1972). Major. Air Service during World War I, including duty as an aide to Director of Military Aeronautics, Major General William L. Kenly. Private investment counselor and real estate broker. Born 25 December 1890, St. Louis, MO. AB, Harvard U, 1916. Died 21 February 1972, Huntington, NY.
Personal papers relating to O'Neill's military service. Includes a personal collection of various materials relating to early administrative practices in Aviation Section, Signal Corps and Air Service. Also includes copies of official materials on flying schools and Rockwell Field (1918), photograph album (1917-1918) and diary kept by O'Neill for Major General Kenly (June-July 1918).