I need a photo of him. If you can help, please contact me.


The Daily Times
Chattanooga, Tennessee, December 14, 1911,
Transcribed by Bob Davis - 8-5-04
"French Officer Killed by Fall with Airship,"
Melun, France, Dec. 13.
     Lieut Charl Lantheume was killed by a fall from his aeroplane as he arrived at the military aviation camp here today from Etampes. "

via email from Dave Lam, 8-14-04
His first name was Charles. He was an Army Lieutenant, who received French license # 616 on 8 September 1911 in a Bleriot.

Charles Lantheume died in a crash, December 13, 1911
Newsclipping from Bob Davis
Editor's Note:
If you have any more information on this pioneer aviator
please contact me.
E-mail to Ralph Cooper

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