Lt. E. H. Bobbitt lost while flying to his home in Elkins, W. Va
Comrades in Search for Army Flier J _ , . _^ Here is an aerial view of a typical West Virginia mountain range over which Lieutenant E. H. Bobbitt Bobbitt (right) was flying when he dropped from Bight. Bobbitt left Selfridge Field, Michigan, on Christmas Eve to fly to his home in Elkins, W. Va., Out never reached there. At right are a few of the 'Army airmen who are conducting a search for the wreckage of Bobbitt's plane, which, is believed to have crashed or been forced down somewhere in the mountainous regions. Left to right are: Lieu-, tenants W. D. Harrison, E. D. Shannon and L. M. Merrick, shown examining maps of territory around Elkins before starting out from Washington, D. C-,j on search expedition.