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|Ens Benjamin Lee, II|
|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1894|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 1918, England|
Ensign B. Lee, USNRF, was designated Naval Aviator #137 in 1917.
Reported to have been the first to loop a twin-engine Curtiss flying boat, Killingholme, England. Killed in the crash of his seaplane, into the Humber River, near Killingholme. Received the Navy Cross (posthumously) for his efforts as a seaplane pilot while patrollong the waters of the War Zone.
Lee Field, an auxiliary airfield at NAS Jacksonville, Fla. was named in his honor.
Body lost at sea
Specifically: Never recovered.
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: May 05, 2010
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