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Lipsner posed with unidentified airman in front of a Jenny aircraft
Captain Benjamin Lipsner (right) left the army in August when he was named the First Superintendent of the U.S. Air Mail Service. Lipsner is posed with unidentified airman in front of the Jenny aircraft that Lieutenant Boyle would soon fly out of Washington, D.C. on the morning of May 15, 1918.
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