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OLLI at UA - WEEKLY BONUS PROGRAMS - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
WEEKLY BONUS PROGRAMS Open to the community. Registration is required. Thursday Bonus Programs Jan. 21, 28; Feb. 4, 11 12:00-1:15 p.m.
Z172 Feb. 4 – Robert Kane; The Air Service in Alabama during the Great War
Some Alabamians are familiar with the participation of three Alabama National Guard regiments in the Great War, but most are not familiar with the recently established Air Service in Alabama. In 1917, the Air Service established a flight training school at an airfield located southeast of Montgomery near present-day Pike Road. A year later, they added an aircraft and engine repair depot on the former site ofView more