Aviators
K

KIRPITIS, PAULS

  • May 30, 1925 - makes his first solo flight.
  • 1925 - graduates from flight school.
  • 1928 - removed from flying duties for "medical reasons".
  • 1931 - promoted to rank of Lieutenant.
  • July 8, 1937 - crashes in DH9A #4.

    Sources

    - Bruvelis, E. Latvijas Aviacijas Vesture
    - Sparnota Latvija, No.65 (Nov 1939) pg.347
    - Sturtivant & Page The DH4/DH9 File pg. 265

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